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September 20, 2019
The climate crisis is also a human rights crisis that requires a courageous, informed and robust response from the human rights community.    
October 10, 2017
At the IMF and World Bank Annual Meetings, CESR staffers discussed inequality, progressive fiscal policy and human rights while launching a briefing on austerity and women’s rights.
September 3, 2017
A workshop in Scotland asked how human rights can help design policies that tackle economic inequality and social exclusion. 
July 25, 2017
Blog: CESR reflects on the shortcomings of the 2017 High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development. 
June 28, 2017
Blog: New CESCR General Comment details governments’ legal duties to prevent and address the adverse impacts of corporate tax avoidance on human rights.
June 19, 2017
New SDG progress report confirms civil society fears that weak monitoring is undermining the agenda.  
June 8, 2017
Last month, CESR's Allison Corkery joined a group of practitioners and academics from diverse disciplines for a workshop organized by the Human Rights Methodology Lab.
March 3, 2017
A contribution to the openGlobalRights debate on economic inequality and human rights by CESR's Kate Donald.  
March 3, 2017
A contribution to the openGlobalRights debate on economic inequality and human rights by CESR's Kate Donald.
March 2, 2017
UN expert body takes new steps to prevent corporate tax abuses, but more is needed to ensure companies pay their fair share.
February 13, 2017
The SDGs offer an opportunity to mobilize action against inequality, but our approaches and policy solutions must be informed by human rights.