Seminar on understanding the ICESCR and the MDGs - 15 September 2010

On 15 September 2010 civil society organisations and human rights institutions participated in a seminar to discuss South Africa’s 2010 Draft Report on the status of its progress towards achieving the United Nations (UN) Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). The seminar took place against the backdrop of the MDG Review Summit that will take place at the United Nations in New York from 20-22 September 2010 as well as the UN’s annual treaty signing event also taking place from 21 to 23 and 27 to 28 September 2010 in New York.