Children who are bullied could experience the effects long into adulthood, a recent study has shown. Conducted by a research team led by professor Dieter Wolke of the University of Warwick and William E Copeland of Duke University Medical Centre, the study assessed 1,420 participants four to six times between the ages of 9 and 16 years and adult outcomes between 24-26 years of age.READ MORE..
The HRE programme is celebrating Human Rights Week (1 Dec - 10 Dec) to raise awareness and take action on human rights violations that affect a lot of people across the world. The theme for this year is CHILDREN AND THE REFUGEE CRISIS. This Activity Kit will help you in organising Human Rights Week in your school. It will serve as a guide to introducing the refugee crisis to students, and help facilitate greater understanding of the issue through a number of age-appropriate activities.
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An Amnesty Club is a platform for school students to learn about and take action on Human Rights issues that are important to them.
The Amnesty Club starter kit encourages students to learn about human rights and participate in activities with a motive to promote human rights values among friends, families and communities. The booklet also features a number of interactive and fun activities for students, to help build an understanding of human rights values and responsibilities.
Download the Amnesty Club starter kit below, and be a part of a global movement for human rights that is working on building a better tomorrow.
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This gender kit introduces the complex issues of Gender Discrimination through interactive and participatory activities with a special focus on dealing with gender inequality in school spaces. Find out how to identify, recognise, and tackle instances of gender stereotyping in a sensitive yet fun manner!
Explore how codes of conduct can enhance relationships between school community members. Find out the importance of behavioural guidelines and why we need them in the classroom.
These fun activities will help you create a set of behaviour guidelines for your own class or school.
What is the Right to Education (RTE) Act and why is it so important for Human Rights Education? Evaluate the human rights friendliness of your school and rate how closely it relates to the Act. Take your learning forward, ensuring that the spirit of the RTE Act is reflected in teaching practices and present in the classroom space!READ MORE..
A Human Rights Friendly School is rooted in 10 principles which are derived from international human rights standards, norms & instruments, including the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR). These principle strengthen the thoughts and actions of every member of the school community. They are the foundation for the four key areas of school life: Curriculum, Relationships, Environment and Governance.
4 areas of school life: the domains