Resolution (A/HRC/RES/38/9) of the Human Rights Council entitled ‘The right to education: follow-up to Human Rights Council resolution 8/4’.

General comment No. 20: Non-discrimination in economic, social and cultural rights (art. 2, para. 2, of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights)

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This document lists the international instruments - and their relevant provisions - that refer to the right to education of girls and women.


This document is written to be readily accessible to a non-legal audience and so to provide a stand-alone insight into the three relevant areas international law, and the potential of that law, in protecting education during insecurity and armed conflict.