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Marking Human Rights Day with launch of Four Freedoms Program

Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt

Today the world marks Human Rights Day. On 10 December 1948 the UN General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The Declaration has become a contract between governments and their peoples that outlines the fundamental human rights and

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HREA co-sponsors Workshop on Education for Global Citizenship

Education for Global Citizenship workshop

HREA will be co-sponsoring a workshop on educationĀ forĀ global citizenship at UN headquarters on Wednesday, 27 August. This participatory workshop intends to facilitate discussion on education for global citizenship as vital to achieving a transformative post-2015 development agenda. Ideas and recommendations

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Rio +20: Educating for the Future

Frank Elbers

During the recent Rio +20 Sustainable Development Conference in Rio de Janeiro (Brasil) from 20-22 June, I presented on a panel on educating for sustainable development called “The Future We Create”, which HREA co-organised with Soka Gakkai International, Centre for

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