Veröffentlichungen des Instituts für Deutsches, Europäisches und Internationales Medizinrecht, Gesundheitsrecht und Bioethik der Universitäten Heidelberg und Mannheim. 1617-1497 ; 26.
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The right to social security : current challenges in international perspective / Emmanuel Reynaud The human right to social security : some challenges / Eibe Riedel The right to social security and implications for law, policy and practice / Malcolm Langford Social security reforms and the right to social security : Latin American and Eastern Europe compared / Katharina Müller The judicial enforcement of social security rights in South Africa : enhancing accountability for the basic needs of the poor / Sandra Liebenberg Social security : international standards and the right to social security / Ursula Kulke and Germán López Morales Evaluating the ILO's approach to standard-setting and monitoring in the field of social security / Angelika Nußberger Social security for women workers in the informal economy : SEWA's Social Security Programme / Shalini Sinha Exclusion of vulnerable groups from equal access to social security : the case of asylum seekers in the UK / Helen Bolderson Social security systems and the neo-liberal challenge / Peter Bakvis Evaluating reforms in social security protection / Warren R. McGillivray Summary of discussion / Alexia Bierweiler.
"An International Expert Workshop on the Right to Social Security was held in April 2005 at the German Institute for Human Rights in Berlin, whose purpose was to highlight specific issues of the right to social security which should be addressed by the Committee [on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights] when drafting a General Comment on article 9. The results of that workshop are published in this volume providing an insight into the current challenges on social security as a human right"--Cover, p. .
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