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CESR and partners issued an urgent appeal to the IMF to halt its support for austerity measures and to assess their human rights impacts. We also brought evidence of austerity's unequal impacts to the recent IMF/World Bank Annual meetings... Read More
August 17, 2016
The UN recently hosted its first review of progress towards the SDGs, but the mechanism's weak mandate and structure risk undermining its effectiveness.
August 5, 2016
Nota de prensa: CESR y sus contrapartes reiteran que la reforma sanitaria contraviene los estándares internacionales de derechos humanos.
August 5, 2016
Press release: CESR and its partners reiterate that Spain's health reform contravenes international human rights norms.
July 14, 2016
Press release: A key UN human rights body hears evidence that Switzerland’s financial system is undermining women’s rights around the world.
July 14, 2016
CESR's Ignacio Saiz and Luke Holland examine the spreading threat of unjust austerity in the Civicus '2016 State of Civil Society' report.
July 6, 2016
A UN human rights body has urged the UK to address its human rights responsibilities for facilitating cross-border tax abuse.
July 1, 2016
12 July 2016: Save the date: High-Level Political Forum side event - A Human Rights Approach to Combating Inequalities and Discrimination
June 27, 2016
15 May 2016: CESR’s Allison Corkery and Mahinour El-Badrawi joined digital gurus and social justice leaders at RightsCon in Silicon Valley.
June 27, 2016
17 May 2016: CESR and its partners organized a landmark event, Fiscal Policy and Human Rights in Times of Austerity, at the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights.
June 16, 2016
Read the oral statement delivered by CESR at the the 32nd Session of the Human Rights Council.