Everyone has the right to an adequate standard of living, including food, clothing, housing, medical care and social services. Motherhood and childhood are entitled to special care and assistance.
The role of ICEHR
The Centre is an independent organization that works to advance human rights through the promotion of research and education on and raising awareness of human rights issues in Iceland. The Centre also serves as a watch dog for the status and implementation of Human Rights in Iceland.
Legal Counselling for immigrants
The Centres legal counselling for immigrants is open on Tuesdays between 2 an 7 pm and on Fridays from 9 am to 2 pm. It is necessary to book an appointment beforehand.