April 5, 2021
Wealthy countries and their pharmaceutical companies have shown themselves too selfish to be politely persuaded to show solidarity with those on the other side of the vaccine divide. It’s time to deploy a fuller arsenal of tools to compel... Read More
March 5, 2021
Last week, we saw a flood of civil society actions and demands that all amount to a similar urgent task: to dismantle and rebuild our current global economic system.
March 4, 2021
At the end of last year, we asked readers and co-authors of our Recovering Rights series for their feedback. Here we share some of the insights we heard and lessons we’ve learned from this exercise.
February 19, 2021
We will not recover from this crisis by reviving "economic growth", but by transforming our broken system for good. A Rights-Based Economy offers a blueprint for change.
Confronting COVID: How Civil Society is Responding Across Countries | The Rights of Persons With Disabilities
February 10, 2021
Polly Meeks, Elizabeth Lockwood, and Mohammed Ali Loutfy discuss the dire impact of the pandemic on persons with disabilities and how to effectively uphold their rights.
January 28, 2021
CESR stands in solidarity with the activists pushing for a People’s Recovery through the #FightInequality Global Protest. The inequality virus needs to be confronted with a new economic system that puts people’s dignity first.
January 21, 2021
Paul Hunt, Chief Human Rights Commissioner for Aotearoa New Zealand, narrates how the institution faced the human rights emergency brought on by the pandemic.
November 23, 2020
Máximo Ernesto Jaramillo-Molina of Fundar, Center of Analysis and Research explains the policy responses needed to respond to the pandemic in Mexico.
Justicia fiscal y derechos humanos: fortaleciendo el contrapoder colectivo por una recuperación transformadora en América Latina y el Caribe
November 16, 2020
América Latina va a ser la región más impactada por la pandemia de COVID-19, sufriendo su peor crisis en cien años. Ese impacto afectará a una región cuyas desigualdades previas ya eran profundas.
Fiscal justice and human rights: strengthening collective counterpower for a transformative recovery in Latin America and the Caribbean
November 16, 2020
Latin America will be the region most affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, suffering its worst crisis in the last hundred years ,and the impacts will affect a region that already suffers severe inequality.
November 12, 2020
Danilo Ćurčić discusses how in a country where nearly one quarter of the population is at risk of poverty, the pandemic has had devastating consequences on already marginalized communities.