Yearly Archives: 2015

Reporting on Torture, HREA Advocacy Institute, and other upcoming courses and trainings

Advocacy Institute 2016

Spotlight: Open course ‘Reporting on Torture: The United Nations Human Rights System’ This free one hour self-directed e-learning course introduces participants to United Nations mechanisms related to torture and explores a human rights-based approach to journalism. Interactive learning activities and

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Recording of roundtable on war reporting

Press freedom

On Thursday, 12 March, Anne Bennett (Executive Director, Hirondelle USA), Roy Gutman (Middle East Bureau Chief, McClatchy Newspapers) and Charlie Sennott (Executive Director, The GroundTruth Project and Co-founder, GlobalPost) joined HREA for a roundtable discussion on the role of the

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Round table discussion ‘Reporting conflict: Media professionals and international humanitarian law’

Reporting Conflict

Thursday, 12 March 2015 What is the media’s role in reporting on armed conflict? How can knowledge of international humanitarian law aid journalists in their reporting? Speakers Anne Bennett, Executive Director, Hirondelle USA Roy Gutman, Middle East Bureau Chief, McClatchy Newspapers

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HREA welcomes Human Rights Education Fellow Benjamin Stachursky

Benjamin Stachursky

Today HREA welcomes Benjamin Stachursky as a Human Rights Education Fellow. Benjamin Stachursky will be HREA’s Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment Fellow from February-June 2015. During this period he will be supporting HREA’s Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment Program and (co-)instructing

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Share the love of human rights

Share the love of human rights

Upcoming HREA Courses and Training Opportunities 15% discount on e-learning courses for Valentine’s Day! Spotlight: Roundtable discussion on reporting conflict (Tuesday, 17 February) Registration open for the 2015 Four Freedoms Summer Program 15% discount on e-learning courses for Valentine’s Day!

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2015 marks the international community’s focus on human rights training of media professionals and journalists

Press freedom

Human rights training of journalists and other media professionals is the main focus of the third phase of the World Programme for Human Rights Education, a global collective framework for national action adopted by all UN Member States at the

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HREA Webinar: Introduction to Child Safeguarding

Wednesday, 21 January 2015 at 14h00 GMT/UTC If you work for a development agency whose activities affect children’s lives, you should be interested in safeguarding. In this free one-hour professional development webinar, the instructors of HREA’s Child Safeguarding e-learning course (28

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