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A mother helps her eight-year-old daughter to take classes on television during the COVID-19 pandemic at home in Man, Côte d'Ivoire.
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UN and partners roll out #LetMeLearn campaign ahead of key education summit

In the context of the education crisis exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic, the United Nations is teaming up with leading children's charity Theirworld and others to launch the #LetMeLearn ...

Last update 6 Sep 2022
Protect her rights, strengthen your laws: Her Atlas: status report on girls’ and women’s right to education
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UNESCO - New report on girls' and women's right to education: “Protect her rights, strengthen your laws”

Worldwide, 8% of States still explicitly restrict the right to education of pregnant and parenting girls in their legislation, according to UNESCO’s Her Atlas, an online monitoring tool on ...

Last update 18 Jul 2022
Collection of arms, part of the disarmament program of the rebel factions in Burundi.
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60th Course of the International School on Disarmament and Research on Conflicts (ISODARCO) “Advancing Technology, Nuclear Weapons Security, and International Stability”, 8-15 January 2023

The 60th Course of the International School on Disarmament and Research on Conflicts (ISODARCO) will be held in Andalo (Trento, Italy) from 8 to 15 January 2023. The theme of this course is ...

Last update 13 Jul 2022
report on learners privacy security
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UNESCO: Global dialogue on evolving dimensions of the right to education. New report on learners’ privacy and security

The COVID-19 pandemic greatly accelerated the use of digital technologies in education. But beyond the emergency response, there is an international trend towards exploring how artificial ...

Last update 5 Jul 2022
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Human Rights Watch Report: Students privacy violated by education technology products

Human Rights Watch has recently published its report on children’s rights violations committed by governments that endorsed online learning during the Covid-19 pandemic. The report is a global ...

Last update 16 Jun 2022
FIVE WAYS TO TALK TO CHILDREN ABOUT SCHOOL SHOOTINGS
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Save the Children: 5 ways to talk to children about school shootings

Recently, nineteen children and two adults were killed in a mass school shooting at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas. Many children around the world are learning about the violence through ...

Last update 6 Jun 2022
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UNESCO: 15 ways to broaden access to higher education for refugees in their host countries.

Globally, 3% of refugees enrol in higher education, according to 2021 estimates. This is just a slim proportion of the 235 million students enrolled worldwide. Refugee students face many obstacles ...

Last update 23 May 2022
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UN response to the latest restrictions towards women and girls in Afghanistan

UN Women Executive Director, Sima Bahous, has recently published a statement in which she expressed deep concern about the Taliban’s announcement that all women must cover their ...

Last update 18 May 2022
Poster Human Rights Cafè - Special Session: Humanitas Podcast Season 2 Launch Event, May 19th
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Human Rights Cafè - Special Session: Humanitas Podcast Season 2 Launch Event, Padova, May 19th

The Student Engagement Team (SET) Padova kicks off season two of the Humanitas Podcast on Thursday 19 at 17.30, in presence at Libreria Mazehual (Via Beato Pellegrino, 37), but also on Zoom ...

Last update 18 May 2022
HIKMA: Summit of International Relations 2022 “Future: instruction for use”
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HIKMA Student Association: Summit of International Relations 2022 “Future: instruction for use”

HIKMA Student Association from the University of Bologna organises the HIKMA Summit of International Relations 2022 “Future: instruction for use”. The event will take place on ...

Last update 11 May 2022
2022 Global Report on Food Crises
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2022 Global Report on Food Crises

Global Network Against Food Crises, an international alliance, working to address the root causes of extreme hunger, published its 2022 Global Report on Food Crises (GRFC 2022). The sixth edition of ...

Last update 11 May 2022
GCHR: MOOC on Business and Human Rights
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Global Campus of Human Rights: MOOC on Business and Human Rights

The Global Campus of Human Rights organises the 2022 edition of the MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) on Business and Human rights that will take place from 23 May to 26 June ...

Last update 11 May 2022
GCHR Electoral Technical Assistance
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Global Campus of Human Rights: Electoral Technical Assistance, application deadline 20 April 2022

The Global Campus of Human Rights organises a newly designed course - Electoral Technical Assistance training - that will take place from 6 to 8 May 2022 in the Monastery of San ...

Last update 20 Apr 2022
Liberties Media Freedom Report 2022
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Liberties: Worrisome Decline in Media Freedom Across Europe (Media Freedom Report 2022)

The Civil Liberties Union for Europe (Liberties), in cooperation with Liberties member and partner organisations in 15 EU Member States, published its first annual report on media freedom in the ...

Last update 7 Apr 2022
Venice School for Human Rights Defenders - Global Campus of Human Rights
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Global Campus of Human Rights: Venice School for Human Rights Defenders

The Global Campus of Human Rights Project Department in cooperation with the European Parliament organises the Venice School for Human Rights Defenders that will take place ...

Last update 7 Apr 2022