HRE consultancy in Mauritius

Dear HRE Colleagues,

The Mauritian Ministry of Education is currently working on a Plan of
Action to promote Human Rights Education in primary/secondary schools
and include Human Rights in its national curriculum. 

The Office of the UN Resident Coordinator in Mauritius, OHCHR
Southern Africa (SARO), and UNESCO Tanzania will be supporting this
initiative, starting with a consultancy which will (1) assess current
educational policies/classroom practices and teachers’
pre-service/in-service training programmes, (2) assist the Ministry
of Education and the Mauritian Institute of Education in a
review/revision of the curriculum, and (3) identify additional
strategies to further promote / raise awareness of Human /
Children’s Rights among the youth (creation of Human Rights
Clubs, specific advocacy campaigns). 

We would be very much interested in receiving examples of Terms of
Reference used for similar exercises in other countries, and would
also welcome recommendations of eligible experts for this type of
consultancy -- either from within the UN System or external
candidates, preferably with combined Human Rights --
Education/curriculum development experience, and a strong familiarity
with HRE international provisions (UN Decade, World Programme) /
OHCHR-UNESCO publications ("ABC: Teaching Human Rights -- Practical
activities for primary and secondary schools", "All human
beings… Manual for Human Rights Education", etc.). 

Thanking you very much in advance for your valuable feedback. 

With best regards, 

Jullien Woirin 
UN Coordination Analyst / 
Human Rights Focal Point Office of the UN Resident Coordinator in
Mauritius & Seychelles 

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