December 20, 2018
As 2018 ends, Executive Director Ignacio Saiz discusses the 70th anniversary of the UDHR and the 25th anniversary of CESR, both celebrated this year, as well as CESR's work supporting the UDHR's agenda of social and economic justice.
Defendiendo los DESC en tiempos de austeridad: el rol y los desafíos de las instituciones de derechos humanos
July 16, 2018
16 de Julio de 2018 Por Sergio Chaparro Hernández
July 12, 2018
Heba Khalil is a longstanding collaborator with CESR, most recently on the Egypt Social Progress Indicators. She is a PhD student at the University of Illinois and a researcher with the Social Justice Platform (SJP).
OPERA Stories: Koldo Casla and Imogen Richmond-Bishop discuss giving indicators and benchmarks a human face in the UK
July 3, 2018
Koldo Casla and Imogen Richmond-Bishop discuss using OPERA in a national human rights context, its pitfalls and the importance of a human element in human rights advocacy work.
June 22, 2018
This first blog in our “OPERA Stories” series highlights NGO Hakijamii's use of OPERA, our analytic framework, to support rights-claiming in Kenya.
June 21, 2018
A sustained and coordinated fight by Spanish civil society, supported by CESR and other international actors, obtained a promise from the new government to repeal a decree that deprived nearly one million the right to health.
June 21, 2018
Una lucha sostenida y concertada de la sociedad civil española apoyada por CESR y otros actores internacionales ha logrado un compromiso firme del nuevo gobierno de derogar un decreto que privó a casi un millón de personas del derecho a la... Read More
June 8, 2018
A new metric, developed jointly by CESR and its partners in Egypt, offers a more multidimensional view of the socioeconomic situation in Egypt and its human impacts.
June 7, 2018
A scathing report on poverty in the United States by U.N. poverty expert Philip Alston, reflects many of the concerns raised in CESR’s earlier submission on the alarming implications of the tax cuts for human rights and inequality.
May 17, 2018
This spring, CESR challenged the IMF to end its support for harmful fiscal consolidation measures, showcasing austerity effects in Brazil, Peru, Spain and Egypt,