The Center for Economic and Social Rights celebrates its 20th anniversary this year. Our founding task in 1993 was to
The Vienna Declaration and Platform of Action has to a large extent inspired CESR’s efforts to make economic and social rights a reality over a period marked by new socio-economic challenges, shifting patterns of power and widening inequality. For this reason CESR’s 20th anniversary events, which are presented in this specially-created website, are aimed at facilitating a reflection on progress made in implementing the economic and social rights commitments set out in the Vienna agenda and to explore key trends likely to shape ESC rights advocacy over the next two decades.
Ignacio Saiz, Executive Director
Taking stock of progress
Twenty Years of Economic and Social Rights
On 4 February