United Nations


Economic and Social Council

Distr.: General

14 April 2020


Original: Spanish

Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Decision adopted by the Committee under the Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, concerning communication No. 29/2018 *

Communication submitted by:G.V.S.O.

Alleged victim:The author and her children

State party:Spain

Date of communication:11 April 2018

Subject matter:Eviction from a dwelling occupied without legal title

Substantive issues:Right to adequate housing

Article of the Covenant:11 (1)

At its meeting on 5 March 2020, the Committee, having noted the author’s withdrawal of the communication, decided to discontinue its consideration of communication No. 29/2018, in accordance with rule 17 of its provisional rules of procedure under the Optional Protocol.