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Vedlegg 3. Den internasjonale konvensjonen om økonomiske, sosiale og kulturelle rettigheter (autentisk engelsk tekst)

International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Part II

Art 5.
1. Nothing in the present Covenant may be interpreted as implying for any State, group or person any right to engage in any activity or to perform any act aimed at the destruction of any of the rights or freedoms recognized herein, or at their limitation to a greater extent than is provided for in the present Covenant.
2. No restriction upon or derogation from any of the fundamental human rights recognized or existing in any country in virtue of law, conventions, regulations or customs shall be admitted on the pretext that the present Covenant does not recognize such rights or that it recognizes them to a lesser extent.