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Center for Economic and Social Rights (CESR) and Christian Aid are launching a new publication, A Rights-Based Economy: Putting people and planet first. It asks a radical question: what would it would look like if we had an economy based... Read More
September 27, 2017
How can human rights advocacy help design policies that tackle economic inequality and social exclusion?   
September 27, 2017
Agenda 2030 promised a more just future for all people but two years later, familiar dysfunctions have returned to the discourse of global development. 
September 27, 2017
Input from Andean region organizations and experts suggests potential civil society actions aimed at achieving progressive structural tax and spending reforms.                        
April 13, 2017
CESR statement: The tax marches held across and beyond the US on April 15 were an opportunity to focus on the alarming implications of proposed US tax reforms.
April 7, 2017
Panel: CESR Executive Director Ignacio Saiz's comments from a side event hosted by the UN missions of Ecuador and South Africa.
March 30, 2017
Over the past fortnight since International Women’s Day, CESR has been engaging actively in the Global Days of Action on Tax Justice for Women’s Rights.
March 30, 2017
CESR's recent collaborations with human rights defenders in Uganda and our partnership with the Asia-Pacific Forum are bearing fruit.
March 21, 2017
The government delegation to the UPR formally accepted 148 of the 226 recommendations.
March 16, 2017
13-24 March 2017: The CESR team participated in various events at the Commission on the Status of Women to underline that tax justice must be a central pillar of efforts to tackle women’s marginalization.
March 7, 2017
7 March 2017: CESR is bringing a fiscal focus to International Women's Day by energetically supporting the Global Days of Action on Tax Justice for Women’s Rights.