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Bibliographic Information on Right to Food

INTRODUCTION


National Human Rights Commission Library, New Delhi has Compiled and consolidated information from various sources on “Right to Food” to help the users in literature survey of printed and electronic material available in the Library of the Commission and many important Libraries of Delhi, and Internet.

This Bibliography is available in the following form:-

(A) Centre/States Acts and Rules on Right to Food pdf (33 KB)

(B) International/Regional Instruments pdf (23 KB)

(C) Judgements of Supreme Court on Right to Food pdf (18 KB)

(D) National Human Rights Commission, India (NHRC). http://nhrc.nic.in

(1) Measures to Prevent Deaths Due to Starvation: Orissa (Case No. 37/3/97/- LD) See Annual Report, 1998-1999, p 91

(2) Core Group on Right to Food See Annual Report, 2003-2004, p 220-21

(3) Review of Food Safety and Standard Bill, 2005 See Annual Report 2004-2005, p 188

(4) National Human Rights Commission, India, New Delhi: International Round table on National Institutions Implementing Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, Nov 29-Dec, 2005, New Delhi: Report of the Proceedings.

NHRC Annual Reports – Containing information on "Right to Food"
1995-1996 Chapt 3. Para 3.36 Civil Liberties.
Page-19
1996-1997 Chapt 2. Para 2.14 India at fifty: Redeeming the pledge.
Page-6

Chapt 6. Para 6.2 Promotion of Human Rights Literacy and Awareness.
Page-45

Chapt 12. Para 12.5 Concluding Observation.
Page-88
1997-1998 Chapt 2. Para 2.2&2.4(III) Strengthening the Commission’s Capabilities.
Page-3-4

Chapt 14. Illustrative Cases Case No IV: Measures to Prevent Deaths by Starvation in Orissa.
Page-54
1998-1999 Chapt 2. Looking Back and forging Ahead. Para 2.16 Food Scarcity and Starvation in Koraput–Bolangir-Kalahandi.
Page-7

Chapt 16. (c) Illustrative Cases Case No. 23 Measures to Prevent Deaths due to Starvation: Orissa. [Case No 37/3/97/-LD]
Page-91

Annexure: Practice Direction No. 12
Page-105
1999-2000 Chapt 6. (B) (6.4-6.10) Dispensation of Relief to the Orissa by Cyclone Affected.
Page-50-52
2000-2001 Chapt 14 (36) Complaint before the Commission Measures to Prevent Deaths due to starvation: Orissa. [Case No.37/3/97-LD]
Page-165
2001-2002 Chapt 10. Promotion of Human Rights Literacy and Awareness. Para 10.29 Publications & the Media.
Page-126-27

Chapt 13. Complaint before Commission Para 33 (i-vii) Measure to Prevent Death due to Starvation: Orissa. [Case No 36/3/97-LD]
Page-204-07
2002-2003 Chapt 2. (C) (4) Para 2.28 Three “Unfreedoms” Hunger, illiteracy and Early death.
Page-18-19

Chapt 13. Complaint before the Commission

Para 13.126 Measure to prevent Death due to Starvation: Orissa.
Page-197

Para 13.127 - 128 Right to Food
Page-198

Annexure -18 Extract from Proceedings of the Commission held on 17.01.2003 in relation to allegation of Starvation Deaths in KBK District of Orissa.
Page-332-37
2003-2004 Chapt 8.149-156 (I) Right to Food
Page-119-21

Chapt 15.204 Measure to Prevent Death due to Starvation: Orissa. [Case No. 37/3/97-LD (FC)]
Page-217-218

Chapt 16.5 Core Group on Right to Food
Page-220-21

Annexure-10 Statement of Chairperson, NHRC to the 59th Session of the Commission on Human Rights, Geneva April 2003
Page-288-89
2004-2005 Chapt 4.145, 159,160 Complaints before the Commission.
Page-51,55-58
Para 4.254 Measures to Prevent Death due to Starvation: Orissa
Page-79

Chapt 4.188 - 4.189 Reference received from Supreme Court/High Courts.
Page-67-68

Chapt 6. Food Security
Page-93-98

Chapt 17 A Review of laws
Para 17 A (4) Para 17.12 - 7.13 Food Safety and Standard Bill, 2005
Page-188
2005-2006 Chapt 4. Civil and Political Rights
4 (i) (52-53) Starvation Death
Page-82-84

Chapt 7 Rights to Food
Page-121-124

Chapt 17 Review of Laws
Para 17 A 2: Food safety and Standard Bill, 2005
Page-205-206
2006-2007 Chapt 4 Civil and Political Right Cases
Para 4.263-4, 4.266
Page-71

Chapt 7 Rights to food
Page-105-106

Annexure - 15 Report Presented by Hon’ble Dr. Justice Shivaraj V. Patil, Member, NHRC at Fiji, 2006 Rights to Food
Page-290


(E) Books on Right to Food pdf (54 KB)

(F) Articles on Right to Food pdf (48 KB)


In addition to indexing of information, bibliography provides Website addresses for the Full Text available on Central Legislation, Conventions/Instruments, Supreme Court Judgements & Orders on Right to Food and Annual Reports/Documents/Cases of National Human Rights Commission, India available on Internet.