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May 13, 2021
We recently experimented with a new format for sparking conversations online, gathering more than 50 partners and allies. The result? Valuable insights on the shared challenges of building a just recovery from COVID-19.
April 22, 2019
States are obligated to mobilize their maximum available resources to progressively advance rights and reduce disparities between the wealthy and the most disadvantaged.
April 29, 2021
No nos recuperaremos de esta crisis reviviendo el "crecimiento económico", sino transformando definitivamente nuestro sistema fallido. Una economía basada en derechos ofrece una ruta hacia el cambio.
March 5, 2020
Mobilizing Across Movements for a Just Recovery
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.    
January 24, 2019
The South African government’s  adoption of austerity measures now perpetuates many of the same inequalities that apartheid upheld many years ago.
December 20, 2018
As 2018 ends, Executive Director Ignacio Saiz discusses the 70th anniversary of the UDHR and the 25th anniversary of CESR, both celebrated this year, as well as CESR's work supporting the UDHR's agenda of social and economic justice.
December 20, 2018
Slideshow illustrates the impacts of CESR's collaborative work monitoring austerity policies and other effects of the 2008 financial crisis.    
October 24, 2018
El nuevo gobierno de España ha invocado el respeto a sus obligaciones en derechos humanos para poner fin a la exclusión sanitaria de los inmigrantes en situación irregular.
October 24, 2018
Spain’s new government ends the exclusion of undocumented migrants from health care, an austerity measure adopted by the former government.  
Christine Lagarde
September 27, 2018
A World Leader Award from the Appeal of Conscience Foundation for IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde is at odds with the IMF's role in promoting austerity packages around the world.