Publications

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Joint Submission to the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights on the occasion of the review of South Africa’s first period report at the 64th Session, October 2018
UN submissions
September 10, 2018
South Africa submission explores the State's obligation to use “maximum available resources" and argues against austerity.
July 20, 2009
La crisis económica mundial se está convirtiendo rápidamente en una crisis de derechos humanos.
July 16, 2009
CESR Executive Director Ignacio Saiz on the challenges for economic and social rights enforcement during economic... Read More
Factsheets
July 2, 2009
In light of Bangladesh's appearance before the Committee on the Rights of the Child in May 2009, this factsheet looks... Read More
Factsheets
July 2, 2009
This 2008 factsheet focuses on the rights to health, food and education in Guatemala.
Reports
March 19, 2009
A new CESR analysis asks if Cambodia is dedicating maximum available resources to realizing economic and social rights
Briefings, Working Paper
March 2, 2009
A human rights analysis of government responses to the economic crisis
January 20, 2009
Este estudio de 2009 está motivado por la convicción de que el triste progreso de Guatemala en afrontar estos... Read More
December 4, 2008
Poverty is an assault on human dignity, but it can also reflect a violation of human rights when it is the direct... Read More
Briefings, Methodology Paper
November 15, 2008
Edward Anderson, from the University of East Anglia examines how quantitative methods could be incorporated to assess... Read More
Briefings, Reports
November 4, 2008
New CESR study on health, education and food says fiscal and tax policy is largely responsible.
Factsheets
November 2, 2008
Although Angola has one of the highest GDP per capita in Sub-Saharan Africa, average life expectancy is 41 years and 69... Read More
November 2, 2008
Sharp disparities between provinces suggest the government's duty of non-discrimination is not being met.