Cuando los derechos humanos triunfan sobre la austeridad: España restablece el acceso universal a la salud
October 24, 2018
El nuevo gobierno de España ha invocado el respeto a sus obligaciones en derechos humanos para poner fin a la exclusión sanitaria de los inmigrantes en situación irregular.
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,
May 11, 2018
The OPERA House project asks which tools human rights activists need to better understand and tackle the unjust socioeconomic structures that cause so many of the world’s human rights violations.
April 26, 2018
The challenges facing human rights are not the death knell for the movement, but a wake up call for a more holistic approach.