9 Principle 5
Takhmina Karimova, Christophe Golay
Edited By: Jorge E. Viñuales
- Sustainable development
This chapter analyses the rationale, travaux préparatoires, conceptual scope, and normative and jurisprudential influence of Principle 5 of the Rio Declaration. It places the objective of poverty eradication stated in Principle 5 within the broader context of human rights, particularly economic, social and cultural rights, as well as of the Millennium Development Goals and the Sustainable Development Goals.