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UN Committee on ESCR grilled the South African government delegation on healthcare and education cuts, regressive tax changes and rampant corruption at country’s first review.
South Africa austerity education cuts
October 4, 2018
PRESS RELEASE: The UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights grilled the South African government delegation on healthcare and education cuts, regressive tax changes and rampant corruption at country’s first review.
October 3, 2018
In keeping with its commitment to tackling corporate tax abuse, CESR recently joined the Steering Group of
October 3, 2018
In September, Egypt’s Social Progress Indicators (ESPI), a project co-developed by CESR with partners in Egypt, released its list of scored indicators for labor rights, working conditions and wage trends in the country. 
South African education austerity
October 1, 2018
As South Africa presents its first human rights compliance report to the United Nations Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, CSOs call for a human rights-based approach to fiscal and economic policy, steps to tackle... Read More
HLPF 2018
July 24, 2018
At the 2018  HLPF on Sustainable Development, CESR dedicated its efforts to recognizing that the SDGs require urgent and concrete action to remedy inequalities, with rights-based fiscal policies a key tool in that endeavor.
Economic and Social Rights in a Neoliberal World
July 17, 2018
In Economic and Social Rights in a Neoliberal World, Allison Corkery and Heba Khalil identify the ways in which quantification can help build civil society power while challenging neoliberalism in Egypt.
Spotlight Sustainable Development 2018
July 9, 2018
Spotlight 2018 reports that the "world is off-track in terms of achieving sustainable development and fundamental policy changes are necessary..."
HLPF SDGs fiscal policy
July 5, 2018
At the High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development at the UN, CESR will advocate for reorienting SDG implementation so it is compatible with human rights and fiscal justice. 
May 29, 2018
Media: Ignacio Saiz writes in Open Global Rights that the challenges economic inequality poses for human rights are not the death knell for the movement but a wake-up call for a more holistic approach.
May 25, 2018
Declaración: Las injustas medidas de política fiscal adoptadas por algunos países Latinoamericanos han despojado a sus poblaciones de las protecciones sociales básicas, lo cual ha agravado los déficits de derechos sociales y económicos.