Day Two: 10:40 - 11:45 Plenary session
What can the UK learn from the rest of the world?
Professor Paul Hunt (Essex Human Rights Centre, ‘Rapporteur of the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights [1999- 2002] and UN Special Rapporteur on the right to health [2002-2008]’)
The UN has published some 30 reports prepared by Professor Paul Hunt in his capacity as UN Special Rapporteur on the right to health (2002-2008). These UN reports, and other interesting material on the right to health, are available at:
Please view below “Missed opportunities: human rights and the Commission on Social Determinants of Health” by Professor Paul Hunt.
Finally, please also find below the excellent short monograph on ‘Accountability and the right to the highest attainable standard of health’ by Dr Helen Potts.