Media: Ignacio Saiz writes in Open Global Rights that the challenges economic inequality poses for human rights are not the death knell for the movement but a wake-up call for a more holistic approach.
February 18, 2010
More than 100 civil society organizations from 18 countries stepped up pressure on the Inter-American Development Bank by demanding transparency and evidence of structural reforms.
February 17, 2010
New Tactics is hosting an online dialogue from February 24 to March 2 called "Using Budget for Monitoring".
February 10, 2010
Haitian human rights and development organizations are calling for a different vision of development aid in the aftermath of the earthquake.
February 7, 2010
CESR will co-sponsor "Maternal Mortality - rights of 'critical concern' within and beyond Beijing," a panel discussion on Tuesday, March 9, 2010 from 14:00 to 15:30 at the UN Church Center in New York on the 2nd floor.
January 19, 2010
UNDP and UN/DESA are organizing an online discussion on Women and Poverty in preparation for the 15-year review of the implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action; the ECOSOC Annual Ministerial Review on gender equality (AMR); and... Read More
December 14, 2009
The Right to Education Project just asked leaders on the right to education to answer two questions in their online forum on discrimination in education.
November 23, 2009
CESR and the OHCHR trained people on budget monitoring from a human rights perspective in Haiti in 2009.
November 10, 2009
Experts stress that access to social security and protection is not a policy choice, but rather a human rights obligation.
November 4, 2009
Work is underway on draft guiding principles on Extreme Poverty and Human Rights; they will examine existing international laws in relation to the human rights of people living in extreme poverty.
October 21, 2009
Deadline extended to December 7: Photograph the global financial crisis with CESR and SocialDocumentary.net