Featured Update

An end of year message from Ignacio Saiz, reflecting on three lessons learnt in a year like no other.
September 19, 2011
Despite spectacular rates of growth, the majority of Equatorial Guinea's population continues to live in poverty. On Monday 12 and Tuesday 13 September CESR joined forces with EG Justice and several Equatoguinean NGOs to stage a capacity-... Read More
September 5, 2011
Jorge Santos looks forward to next Sunday's presidential elections and voices concerns over what the outcome may mean for normal people.
July 25, 2011
CESR has joined the Beyond-2015 campaign's letter addressing the UN Secretary General.
July 13, 2011
The slow pace of progress towards the Millennium Development Goals, revealed in a newly-released UN report, demonstrates the need for a more ambitious and rights-based agenda to end global poverty.
July 3, 2011
In March 1996, CESR and SERAC jointly submitted a legal communication to the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights.
July 3, 2011
At its 30th Ordinary Session held in Banjul, The Gambia from 13th to 27th October 2001, the African Commission examined the above mentioned communication and found the Federal Republic of Nigeria in violation of Articles 2, 4, 14, 16, 18(... Read More
July 3, 2011
Mining, Minerals and Sustainable Development Report, March 2003
June 5, 2011
A coalition of civil society groups urges the UN to implement stronger international protections against corporate human rights abuses.
May 29, 2011
In February 2012, CESR added its signature to those of ANND and CIVICUS in a statement to the Human Rights Council regarding Syria.
May 29, 2011
A joint response to a UN report by civil society organizations, including CESR, stresses accountability within a human rights framework.