The twentieth session of the Working Group on the Right to Development


Discussion to elaborate a draft legally binding instrument on the right to development through a collaborative process of engagement, including on the content and scope of the future instrument

Discussion of the working method, preamble and final provisions of a legally binding instrument on the right to development

Makane Moïse Mbengue
Observations concerning the working method, preamble and final provisions of a legally binding instrument on the right to development

Discussion of the type and structure of a legally binding instrument on the right to development

Koen de Feyter
Observations concerning possible types and structure of a legally binding instrument on the right to development

Meskerem Geset Techane
Observations concerning the role and rights of women in a legally binding instrument on the right to development

Discussion of the content and scope of a legally binding instrument on the right to development

Mihir Kanade 1-2
Observations concerning the formulation of the right to development and the nature of obligations of State parties to a legally binding instrument on the right to development

Carlos Lopez
Observations concerning the advantages and disadvantages of imposing obligations on business enterprises and investors in relation to human rights and right to development

Discussion of the institutional arrangements and compliance procedures of a legally binding instrument on the right to development

Diane Desierto 1-2
Observations concerning institutional arrangements and compliance procedures of a legally binding instrument on the right to development
Overview of current treaty compliance mechanisms relevant to the right to development