Legislation

People Rights

EIn Mexico, there are laws to protect farm workers, migrant day laborers and their families.
The Political Constitution of the United Mexican States addresses the right to HEALTH, a healthy environment, housing and living conditions of the entire population and, in its Title I, Chapter I of individual rights, in Article 4, says:

EVERY PERSON HAS A RIGHT TO RECEIVE MEDICAL TREATMENT WHEN DEEMED NECESSARY. THE LAW SHALL NOT ONLY DEFINE THE GUIDING CRITERIA REGULATING ACCESS TO HEALTH SERVICE BUT ALSO ESTABLISH CONCURRENT ACTIVITIES TO BE CARRIED OUT BY THE FEDERATION AND THE STATES IN ORGANIZING PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICES UNDER ARTICLE 73, PRAGRAPH XVI OF THIS CONSTITUTION.

EVERY PERSON HAS A RIGHT TO LIVE UNDER CONDITIONS ADEQUATE FOR HIS DEVELOPMENT AND WELFARE.

EVERY FAMILY HAS A RIGHT TO A DIGNIFIED AND DECENT HOUSEHOLD. THE LAW SHALL ESTABLISH ALL REGULATIONS AND INCENTIVES DEEMED TO BE NECESSARY TO ACHIVE SUCH A GOAL.

CHILDREN´S NEEDS TO NOURISHMENT, HEALTH, EDUCATION, RECREATION AND FULL DEVELOPMENT SHALL BE FULFILLED.

THE STATE SHALL ASSIST PRIVATE INDIVIDUALS IN ENFORCING CHILDREN´S RIGHTS.
 Furthermore,l Artículo 133 of the Constitution provides that international conventions that arere ratified by Mexico are the supreme law.

Article 133. This Constitution, the laws of the Congress of the Union that emanate therefrom, and all treaties that have been made and shall be made in accordance therewith by the President of the Republic, with the approval of the Senate, shall be the supreme law of the whole Union. The judges of each State shall conform to the said Constitution, the laws, and treaties, in spite of any contradictory provisions that may appear in the constitutions or laws of the States. 

Children's Rights

Declaration of the Rights of the Child
• UNICEF Convention on the Rights of the Child
Convention 182  on the worst forms of child labor and immediate action for its removal
Convention 29 on forced labor
Convention 105 on the abolition of forced labor

Ministry of Labor and Social Security

NOM 003-STPS

Enviroment (Ecology)

Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs).
Code of Conduct about the Distribution and the use of Pesticides
Rotterdam Agreement 
Prior Informed Consent (PIC Procedure)
General Law of Ecological Equilibrium and Environmental Protection
Federal Law on Radio and Television

Media

Federal Law on Radio and Television

Migrants – Employment

International convention on the protection of the rights of all migrant workers and members of their families

Human rights of migrants

Convention 169 on indigenous and tribal peoples in independent countries
Convention 122 on employment policy
Convenio 154 sobre el fomento de la negociación colectiva
Convention 154 on the promotion of collective bargaining
• Convention 168 concerning employment promotion and unemployment protection

Employment and occupation

Convention 100 Equal Remuneration

International Human Rights Instruments

Universal Declaration of Human Rights
International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
Facultative Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights.
United Nations Declaration on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination
International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination

Welfare, Social Progress and Development

Declaration on Social Progress and Development
Declaration on the use of scientific and technological progress in the interest of peace and the benefit of mankind
Declaration on the Right to Development

Women's Rights

Declaration on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women    
Declaration on the Elimination of Violence against Women
Facultative Protocol of the Convention on Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women