Consultations with partners who use the OPERA framework found that users need practical guidance and creative models.
The 2019 HLPF had admirable rhetoric, but not much evidence of serious efforts at comprehensive implementation, and a host of major flaws and limitations to contend with.
States are obligated to mobilize their maximum available resources to progressively advance rights and reduce disparities between the wealthy and the most disadvantaged.
On November 8th, 2018, the Center for Economic and Social Rights held a celebration in honor of its 25 years of working for social justice through human rights. Founders, past and present board members, partners and leadership all shared reflections on CESR's past accomplishments and plans for the future.
Enjoyment of the rights laid out in the South African Constitution remains elusive for the majority of people.
This video illustrates that advances in tackling poverty and human rights deprivations in Brazil are at risk from a series of harmful and severe austerity measures put in place by the government starting in 2015.
Stark power imbalances are fueling extreme global inequality and cross-movement alliances within civil society are needed to combat the problem.