Socio-Economic Rights

Horizontal Application of the Right to Education in India

Horizontal Application of the Right to Education in India

A Full Bench of the Supreme Court of India delivered the long awaited judgment on the constitutionality of the ...
Public Duties and Private Schools: the Indian Supreme Court’s Landmark Ruling

Public Duties and Private Schools: the Indian Supreme Court’s Landmark Ruling

Problems of affordability and access have perennially plagued the Indian educational system. State-run schools, ...
The Rise of South Africa’s Education Adequacy Movement

The Rise of South Africa’s Education Adequacy Movement

This week we feature news on recent education rights litigation in South Africa and India.  In this piece, Chris ...
The Rise of South Africa's Education Adequacy Movement

The Rise of South Africa's Education Adequacy Movement

This week we feature news on recent education rights litigation in South Africa and India.  In this piece, Chris ...
Mind the Gap: the Joan Fitzpatrick Memorial Lecture on Poverty and Equality delivered by Professor Sandra Fredman

Mind the Gap: the Joan Fitzpatrick Memorial Lecture on Poverty and Equality delivered by Professor Sandra Fredman

On 24 July 2012, Professor Sandra Fredman delivered the 9th annual Joan Fitzpatrick Memorial Lecture. In light of ...
The New Politics of Socio-Economic Rights

The New Politics of Socio-Economic Rights

The wave of constitutional democracy, which was generated during the latter part of the previous century, has ...

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