Monthly Archives: July 2014

New rapid e-courses on coaching and performance management available

Features of rapid e-courses

HREA offers short on-line professional development courses related to human rights, humanitarian action, and financial, people and project management. These rapid e-courses are self-directed, which means learners can start and complete them at their own pace. Courses typically include written text and

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HREA Advocacy Institute 2014 Closing Ceremony and Reception

Participants of the HREA Advocacy Institute 2014

Friday, August 8, 20144-6pmStudent Center Mezzanine Wolfard Hall 34 Mellen Street, Cambridge (on the campus of Lesley University)Still possible to RSVP! The annual HREA Advocacy Institute is only a week away! Each August, we welcome 20 human rights advocates from

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Start of second phase of national HRE curriculum development in Mauritius

Participants during a workshop on human rights education in Port Louis, Mauritius conducted by HREA in December 2011

HREA has been contracted by the Commonwealth Secretariat to further assist the government of Mauritius with the implementation of a national human rights education curriculum. In the first phase of this collaboration, HREA assisted the government of Mauritius to integrate

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Capacity building program for Pacific Islands to undertake human rights-based analyses

Children in Majuro, Marshall Islands (Photo: Steve Courchesne)

From 29 September 2014-30 January 2015, HREA will be offering an online training program that will increase capacity of staff of the Regional Rights Resource Team (RRRT) of the Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) and partners to undertake human

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HRE 2020 urges UN to ‘move beyond equal access to education and equality in education, to education for equality’

Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment

Statement of HRE 2020 at CEDAW Committee meeting on girls’/women’s right to education For immediate release 7 July 2014 HREA, Amnesty International, Soka Gakkai International and 11 other organisations of the HRE 2020 coalition today made an oral statement at the CEDAW Committee

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In memoriam: Alenka Elena Begant (1965-2014)

Alenka Elena Begant

We mourn the untimely death of Elena Begant, a distinguished educator and activist, and member of the Board of the Democracy and Human Rights Education in Europe Network (DARE). Elena studied Slovenian and English Language and Literature at the University

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HREA starts new program on Human Rights, Disaster Relief and Humanitarian Aid

Today HREA launched a new program on Human Rights, Disaster Relief and Humanitarian Aid with the aim of enhancing the capacity of humanitarian workers. As part of the program a new tutored e-learning course Human Rights in Humanitarian Action and

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