Thursday, September 17, 2020

Human Rights 101: Understanding the Architecture and Role of Human Rights

Location Online
Time 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Human Rights Webinar Series

Facilitated by the  John Humphrey Centre for Peace and Human Rights

The foundations for human rights workshops introduce participants to the international architecture and history of human rights as well as the values and pillars of human rights including provision, protection, participation and remedy. Participants gain understanding of how human rights are relevant to local issues and are introduced to the national and provincial legislation that exists to support human rights.

Note: Zoom details will be shared the day before the event.Certificates of Participation will be available for attendees.Please follow the links below to register for any of the sessions you are interested in attending in the series. As the intention is to have interactive webinars, seating is limited. Register early.We kindly ask that if you register and later find you are unable to attend, please cancel your registration (on Eventbrite or by emailing so people on the waitlist can be notified of ticket availability.

In this session, participants will gain a broader understanding of the principles, values and role of human rights and how it can be a tool for advocacy and accountability. The session will provide foundations in the international framework and architecture of human rights and the various levels of jurisdiction and legislation.

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