Stanley Ibe

Stanley Ibe is a human rights attorney in Nigeria, researching Africa’s human rights system, economic, social and cultural rights, and justice sector reform.

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Don’t ditch the “local” when scrambling to “go global”

January 23, 2015
By: Stanley Ibe
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We cannot afford to globalize human rights at the expense of local context. To be sustainable and effective, local activists must lead and adapt ...

 

Yes, economic and social rights really are human rights

August 8, 2014
By: Stanley Ibe
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The argument that socio-economic rights are not “real” human rights is far too simplistic. While the phrase “progressive realization” gives ...