oa ESR Review : Economic and Social Rights in South Africa - Report of the Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty and Human Rights on the World Bank and human rights : update

Volume 16, Issue 3
  • ISSN : 1684-260X



In his report to the UN General Assembly in October 2015, the Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty and Human Rights, Prof. Phillip Alston, (hereafter the Special Rapporteur) presented a report in which he examined the various approaches of the World Bank to human rights. The Special Rapporteur noted that the Bank needs a new approach that will serve the interests of the people and explored the options available to the Bank.

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