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Maastricht Centre for Human Rights

Maastricht ETO Principles

The Maastricht Principles on the Extraterritorial Obligations of States in the Area of Economic, Social and Cultural Rights are the outcome of an expert meeting which was convened by the Maastricht Centre of Human Rights and the International Commission of Jurists in September 2011. This normative set of Principles aims at defining and clarifying the extraterritorial human rights obligations of States in an era characterized by economic globalization. More information