United Nations


Economic and Social Council

Distr.: General

1 May 2017


Original: Spanish

Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Decision adopted by the Committee under the Optional Protocol, concerning communication No. 15/2016 *

Communication submitted by:C.D.V., C.J.D.V., R.A.A., V.V.J and F.D.C.

Alleged victims:The authors

State party:Spain

Date of communication:5 September 2016

Subject matter:Eviction as a result of foreclosure proceeding

Meeting on 22 February 2017, the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, having considered the authors’ request to withdraw, decided to discontinue consideration of communication No. 15/2016, pursuant to rule 17 of its provisional rules of procedure under the Optional Protocol to the Covenant.