OBJETIVOS DE DESARROLLO SOSTENIBLE
La adopción de los Objetivos de Desarrollo del Milenio supuso un hito para la comunidad internacional. Sin embargo, los esfuerzos para lograr su cumplimiento están siendo insuficientes.
Derechos en Crisis
La pobreza no es natural ni inevitable, sino una injusticia exacerbada por violaciones a los derechos humanos. La crisis economica actual ha demostrado como las políticas inadecuadas profundizan la pobreza, inequidad y privación.
La Era de la Austeridad en españa
Lo que en España comenzó como una crisis económica, está derivando en una crisis de derechos humanos. El impacto ha sido especialmente duro entre la gente joven, y los grupos marginalizados, como las mujeres y la comunidad roma.
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Human rights hold key to financing post-2015 development
News: CESR's Niko Lusiani addresses major meeting of UN development bodies, explaining why post-2015 financing must be anchored in human rights.
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Civil society rallies to prevent privatization of post-2015 process
Blog: The private sector is threatening to drown out civil society's demands for a human rights-based sustainable development framework.
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New online resource to promote effective monitoring
New resource: CESR has led the development of a new website to support progress in overcoming the unique challenges that arise in monitoring economic and social rights.
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Over 350 groups call for human rights in core of post-2015 development plan
Joint statement: As governments meet at the UN to debate the future sustainable development agenda, over 300 organizations have called for human rights to be at the core of the new framework.
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Civil society rallies to prevent privatization of post-2015 process
Blog: The private sector is threatening to drown out civil society's demands for a human rights-based sustainable development framework.
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Ireland: Post-crisis Constitutional Convention calls for economic and social rights
Blog: Consultations have revealed overwhelming support for incorporation of ESCR provisions in the crisis-hit country's constitution.
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Putting rights at the centre of 'data revolution'
Blog: Speaking at a UNDP conference on 'Data and Accountability', CESR's Allison Corkery sets out the rights issues at stake in informational planning for the post-2015 era.
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Mary Robinson
UN Special Envoy to the Great Lakes Region and former High Commissioner for Human Rights Mary Robinson talks to CESR about the anniversary of the Vienna Declaration and the post-2015 development agenda.
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Voices for Social Justice: The influence and impact of the United Nations Special Procedures
Magdalena Sepúlveda, UN Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty and Human Rights and Olivier de Schutter, UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food join CESR Executive Director Ignacio Saiz at Columbia University
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The Opera Framework
A new animation produced by CESR, in collaboration with the Asia Pacific Forum (APF), offers a short introduction to the OPERA Framework for monitoring fulfilment of economic and social rights.
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