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ESCR-Net’s Women and ESCR Working Group (WESCR WG) held two parallel sessions and a strategy meeting on advancing women’s rights related to work during CSW 61 (United Nations Commission on the...

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While substantial progress was made towards MDG 5 (reducing maternal mortality and ensuring universal access to reproductive health), limited access to safe and legal abortion services continues to be one of the greatest contributors to...

The United States government threatened to systematically undermine the human rights of communities in the US, and around the world, during the first week following the inauguration of President Donald Trump. In the days immediately following Trump’s election, the...

Making Tax Work for Women's Rights draws on ActionAid’s work on women’s rights and tax justice. They find that g...

Developed by an ESCR-Net Member

Women and ESCR Working Group member Zi Teng, a “sex workers concern group...

In September, Just Associates (JASS) - together with the Global Fund for Women and MADRE - launched the campaign...

This publication by the Global Initiative for Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (GI-ESCR) and ESCR-Net, entitled ...

Developed by an ESCR-Net Member

The Women and ESCR Working Group, in partnership with ESCR-Net member Bulgarian Gender Research Foundation, held a workshop on advancing women’s...