HREA
Non-governmental Organization based in United States of America

All Updates

3 entries found
01 Oct 2007 description

The intention of this Educator's Guide is to make prominent writings of field journalists on war crimes accessible to youth, young adults, and future decision makers, as well as to inform the general public.

01 Aug 2007 description

The first issue of HREA's Research in Human Rights Education Papers Series has appeared. The paper is a comparative study on models of human rights training. "Human Rights Training for Adults: What Twenty-six Evaluation Studies Say About Design, Implementation and Follow-Up" examines trainings for human rights defenders, police officers, government officials and the general public. Among its main recommendations are:

01 May 2007 description

This manual aims to:
- Engage educators currently utilizing service-learning in the practice of human rights education;
- Enable human rights educators and trainers to teach through service-learning; and
- Provide the tools and building blocks for educators to promote human rights education and service-learning far beyond the scope of the activities included in this manual.

Table of contents:
- Section A, 'A Guide to the Lesson Plans,' provides a detailed description of how the lesson plans are organized and tips on how to implement them.

Training

6 entries found
11 Aug 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 01 Feb 2018 Training date: 02 May 2018 to 16 May 2018 Human Rights Education Associates

Public budgeting for children’s rights is about making sure children are visible and taken into account in budget related documentation and throughout the budget process. Governments, civil society organisations and the United Nations are among those that have increased their focus on children’s rights in public budgets and budget processes during the past three decades.

02 Apr 2015 description
training Ongoing course Human Rights Education Associates

Les premières dix-huit années de la vie d’un enfant englobent toute une série de capacités et de vulnérabilités. Les besoins spéciaux des enfants ont justifié des droits biens spécifiques. La Convention des Nations Unies relative aux droits de l’enfant a été ratifiée par plus de pays que tout autre instrument des droits humains. L’acceptation à portée presque universelle du traité fait de lui un outil important pour les défendeurs des droits humains dans le monde entier.

22 Mar 2012 description
training Ongoing course Human Rights Education Associates

This self-directed e-course gives an overview of the institutions and mechanisms that serve to uphold international humanitarian law. International humanitarian law (IHL) is the law of armed conflict. It seeks to limit the effects of war upon vulnerable persons, such as civilians or wounded soldiers. IHL also aims to limit the methods and means that conflicting parties may use. The Geneva Conventions and their Additional Protocols are the core treaties of IHL and are the most comprehensive guidelines to mitigate the effects of warfare.

27 Jun 2011 description
training Ongoing course Human Rights Education Associates

Ce cours rapide donne une vue d'ensemble des institutions et des procédures légales qui servent à protéger les réfugiés et les personnes déplacées internes. Le cours combine du texte avec du multimédia riche, incluent des vidéos et des podcasts. Des tests encouragent l'engagement de l'apprenant et afferment les ouvrages du cours.

01 Jun 2011 description
training Ongoing course Human Rights Education Associates

This self-directed e-course gives an overview of the institutions and mechanisms that serve to protect refugees and internally displaced persons. The course combines text with rich multimedia, including videos and podcasts. Knowledge checks and quizzes engage the learner and reinforce the knowledge learned.

Course outline

Introduction – Overview and history of international protection

The role of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees – The evolving mandate of UNHCR