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About us

Wednesday 24 December 2008

This international programme of training on Economic, Social and Cultural (ESC) Rights enforceability approaches brings together Non-Governmental Organizations from Benin, Cameroon, France, India, Mali, Senegal, Togo and the Philippines. We decided to pool our experiences, notably via this website, in order to mutually build our capacities and share them with other stakeholders. Partners: Aoudaghost Network : Senegal Unit Benin Unit Togo Unit Malian Unit and the Malian ESC rights (...)



Aoudaghost Network

Saturday 21 February 2009 by Réseau Aoudaghost

The Network, as a civil society organization, defines itself as a framework of solidarity, exchange and (institutional, structural, and technical) capacity building, specialized in promoting development intiatives carried out by young people, women and children in Africa. It aims more precisely at promoting and protecting young people’s, women’s and children’s economic, social and cultural rights.



Aoudaghost Network’ Senegal Unit

Saturday 21 February 2009 by Cellule Sénégal du Réseau Aoudaghost

The Aoudaghost Network’ Senegal unit was created on March 26, 2006. It gathers 4 organizations together: GRAIDE, ADPES, RADI and La Kora PRD.



Awareness raising of the rights of the child in Senegal

Tuesday 22 September 2009 by Cellule Sénégal du Réseau Aoudaghost

During a training session organized by the Senegal Unit of the Aoudaghost Network, 7 Wolof words were identified to sum up the various rights of the child, including ESC rights.



Bamako International Conference, April 2008

Monday 9 March 2009

This document compiles exchanges of the first international training session which took place in Bamako, April 14th-17th, 2008. The themes addressed were: the various steps of mobilising civil society on ESC rights (Setting up ESC rights platforms, Indicator setting with participative enquiries and collection of data, Lobbying, advocacy), the participation in the elaboration and modification of laws integrating ESC rights and the drafting of shadow reports.



Bangalore International Conference, June 2009

Tuesday 6 October 2009

The second international seminar of this programme took place in Bangalore (India) in June 2009. We discussed the thematics : Organizing civil society into a broad social movement, Monitoring the UN Committee on ESC rights’ recommendations, Monitoring administrative and judicial practices and Mobilizing for the ratification of the Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights.



Creation of the Aoudaghost-Senegal unit – A framework for human rights enforcement

Monday 29 June 2009

Last Tuesday in Dakar, the new coordinator of the Aoudaghost Network Senegal Platform, Kabyr Ndiaye, deplored how slowly the 1996 International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights was being implemented, some provisions of which have been integrated in the 2001 Constitution.



ESC Rights: African regional workshop in Yaounde

Friday 12 March 2010 by Assoal

The African regional workshop on ESC Rights Enforceability Approaches was held in Yaounde (Cameroon) from January 18th to 22nd, 2010.
“The populations don’t often know their rights. The Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) have an obligation to inform them, to train them for actions of promotion and defence of these rights. Therefore, the issue is to make the CSOs accountable for promotion and protection of Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ESC Rights).”



Interview : « Each human being deserves to live with dignity »

Wednesday 21 April 2010 by Assoal

After the African regional workshop on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ESC Rights) enforceability approaches from January 18th to 22nd in Yaounde (Cameroon), Madani Koumaré, African coordinator of the ESC Rights international programme talks about the ESC Rights in Africa.



Methods to claim your rights

Tuesday 31 May 2011

This guide was completed within the framework of the programme for the exchange of experiences on economic, social and cultural rights enforceability approaches coordinated by Terre des Hommes France. It is based on stakeholders’ experiences with various practices, cultures and backgrounds in countries such as the Philippines, India, Brazil, Cameroon, Mexico and Senegal.



News from the ESC rights platform in Benin, Togo, Mali and Senegal

Friday 12 March 2010 by Assoal

After the African regional workshop on ESC rights enforceability approaches that was held from January 18th to 22nd in Yaounde (Cameroon), the foreign participants talk about their platform, the local actions on site, their 2010 prospects, etc.



Press Release: Momentous Signing of the Optional Protocol on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights at the United Nations

Friday 2 October 2009 by Madani Koumaré (Réseau Aoudaghost - Plateforme DESC Mali)

NGOs welcome historic step forward for the protection of all human rights.



Raising people’s awareness of their ESC rights in Senegal

Tuesday 22 September 2009 by Cellule Sénégal du Réseau Aoudaghost

The Senegal Unit of the Aoudaghost Network made a booklet in order to raise people’s awareness of their ESC rights.



Rights-based Public Policies

Wednesday 13 July 2011

This document was drafted within the framework of the economic, social and cultural rights methods exchange programme (“ESC Rights Action”) lead by Terre des Hommes France. It deals with methods to impact public policies followed by stakeholders with various practices, cultures and experiences.



Senegal’s experience on the development process of the social orientation act

Wednesday 3 November 2010 by Plateforme DESC Sénégal

Presentation of Senegal ESC rights platform during the third international training session on the Economical, Social and Cultural rights
Dakar, 20- 26 September 2010



THIRD INTERNATIONAL TRAINING SEMINAR ON ECONOMIC, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL RIGHTS ENFORCEABILITY METHODS

Wednesday 19 January 2011

This third session ends the cycle of training over three years dedicated to the exchange of experiences to enforce ESC rights.



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