The European Committee of Social Rights to examine collective complaint number 100

European Roma Rights Centre (ERRC) v. Ireland, Complaint No. 100/2013

[16/05/2013] The complaint was registered on 16 April 2013.

The complaint concerns Article 16 (right of the family to social, legal and economic protection), Article 17 (right of children and young persons to social, legal and economic protection) and Article 30 (right to protection against poverty and social exclusion) of the Revised European Social Charter, read alone or in conjunction with the non-discrimination clause set forth in Article E.

The complaint alleges that the Government of Ireland has not ensured the satisfactory application of the above-mentioned articles, particularly with respect to housing conditions and evictions of Travellers and, as regards child Travellers, also with respect to social, legal and economic protection. Complaint No. 100/2013 Collective Complaints website

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