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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.
November 8, 2017
In a new case study, CESR and the Legal Resources Centre reflect on a joint project piloting the use of the OPERA framework to analyze implementation in a case on the right to education in South Africa.   
October 10, 2017
At the IMF and World Bank Annual Meetings, CESR staffers discussed inequality, progressive fiscal policy and human rights while launching a briefing on austerity and women’s rights.
September 3, 2017
A workshop in Scotland asked how human rights can help design policies that tackle economic inequality and social exclusion. 
July 25, 2017
Blog: CESR reflects on the shortcomings of the 2017 High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development. 
June 28, 2017
Blog: New CESCR General Comment details governments’ legal duties to prevent and address the adverse impacts of corporate tax avoidance on human rights.
June 19, 2017
New SDG progress report confirms civil society fears that weak monitoring is undermining the agenda.  
June 8, 2017
Last month, CESR's Allison Corkery joined a group of practitioners and academics from diverse disciplines for a workshop organized by the Human Rights Methodology Lab.
March 3, 2017
A contribution to the openGlobalRights debate on economic inequality and human rights by CESR's Kate Donald.  
March 3, 2017
A contribution to the openGlobalRights debate on economic inequality and human rights by CESR's Kate Donald.
March 2, 2017
UN expert body takes new steps to prevent corporate tax abuses, but more is needed to ensure companies pay their fair share.