2017 Food policy

Committee on the Rights of the Child, Recommendation for Ecuador par. 10 (b) (2017)

Text of the recommendation

10. While noting the information concerning the increase in social investment as a proportion of the general State budget, with reference to its general comment No. 19 (2016) on public budgeting for the realization of children' s rights , the Committee recommends that the State party: (...) (b) Allocate resources for the rights of all children, including for the eradication of multidimensional poverty in early childhood, eradication of child malnutrition, comprehensive protection of children, and actions to tackle violence against children.

Year 2017
Topic Food policy
Document Type Country Recommendations
Country Ecuador
Policy Area Fiscal measures
Human Rights Comiteee CRC
Human Rights Right to adequate food and nutrition
Groups Affected Children and adolescents


Committee on the Rights of the Child, Concluding observations on the combined fifth and sixth periodic reports of Ecuador, CRC/C/ECU/CO/5-6, (2017). Par. 10 (b). Available at: https://tbinternet.ohchr.org/_layouts/15/treatybodyexternal/Download.aspx?symbolno=CRC%2fC%2fECU%2fCO%2f5-6&Lang=en