2017 Food policy Tobacco control

Committee on the Rights of the Child, Recommendation for Ecuador par. 33 (2017)

Text of the recommendation

33. With reference to its general comment No. 15 (2013) on the right of the child to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of health and taking note of target 3.2 of the Sustainable Development Goals to end preventable deaths of newborns and children under 5 years of age. 19. the Committee recommends that the State party: (c) Ensure sufficient budget allocation and accountability mechanisms for universal coverage of vaccination s and the provision of nutrients and minerals , as well as programmes to combat child and maternal mortality and malnutrition;

Year 2017
Topic Food policy Tobacco control
Document Type Country Recommendations
Country Ecuador
Policy Area Fiscal measures
Human Rights Comiteee CRC
Human Rights Right to health 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. 33 (c). Available at: https://tbinternet.ohchr.org/_layouts/15/treatybodyexternal/Download.aspx?symbolno=CRC%2fC%2fECU%2fCO%2f5-6&Lang=en