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III.P.1 CONVENTION AGAINST DISCRIMINATION IN EDUCATION (WITH PROTOCOL)
(5,429 words)

Concluded at Paris, 14 December 1960

Entered into force, 22 May 1962

Status information appears at end of document

 

The General Conference of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, meeting in Paris from 14 November to 15 December 1960, at its eleventh session,

Recalling that the Universal Declaration of Human Rights asserts the principle of nondiscrimination and proclaims that every person has the right to education,

Considering that discrimination in education is a violation of rights c…

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“III.P.1 CONVENTION AGAINST DISCRIMINATION IN EDUCATION (WITH PROTOCOL)”, in: International Law & World Order: Weston's & Carlson's Basic Documents, Weston & Carlson. Consulted online on 16 June 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-4394_rwilwo_SIM_032164>
First published online: 2015
First print edition: 20150929



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