Workshop Puts Gender Rights on the Curriculum

Nineteen teachers from various universities across China met recently in Shanghai for a workshop on how to teach about gender and human rights in their courses back home. Whereas the first workshop in Beijing focused on the theoretical aspects of gender analysis, this seminar involved more practical discussions about case studies and teaching methodologies. Zhang…

The Main Challenge is to Make Zimbabweans Aware of Their Rights

The second phase of the Professional Training Programme on the Equal Status and Human Rights of Women took place in Lund and Stockholm recently. The 21 participants represented Zimbabwe’s government agencies, independent commissions, traditional leaderships, academia and civil society organisations. During the two weeks the participants were presented to the work of institutions acting in different and…

When Judges, Companies and Human Rights Actors Learn Together

A six-month regional course on human rights and environment recently began in South Asia to enable judges, companies and human rightsactors to learn together. The 2018 course – Blended Learning Course on Human Rights, Gender Equality and Environment/Climate Change in the Framework of the SDGs in South Asia – brings  together 25 representatives of NHRIs,…