The 2021-22 HRE USA Training As Action Series (TAAS), Tier 2 modules

Tier 2 modules will engage HRE USA members in interactive human rights training on urgent topic areas in ways that are applicable to their personal, collective, and professional contexts. The next Tier 2 module will take place on October 25Register here. Registration for tier 2 modules is ending soon, don’t miss an opportunity to attend these workshops!

The 2021-22 HRE USA Training As Action Series (TAAS) will feature a scaffolded three-tier training model. Each tier builds upon the next in terms of depth, participation, and engagement. The trainings are designed to meet the diverse needs of our members. Participants are welcome to register for Tier 1 only, Tier 1 and 2, or all three tiers as they are interested. For more information on TAAS series visit this page.

 2021 Othering & Belonging Conference: Risk and the Courage to Bridge

Registration is open for the 2021 Othering & Belonging Conference: Risk and the Courage to Bridge,  that will take place online on October 18 and 19, 2021.

Can we bridge in the context of power imbalances? Is there such a thing as a bridge too far? What are alternatives to writing people and groups off as irredeemable? How can bridging help us transform structures that systemically marginalize people because of their race, disabilities or other categories?

The 2021-22 HRE USA Training As Action Series (TAAS), Tier 2 modules

Tier 2 (4 modules in October- November) will engage HRE USA members in interactive human rights training on urgent topic areas in ways that are applicable to their personal, collective, and professional contexts. The first Tier 2 module will take place on October 18! Register here.

The 2021-22 HRE USA Training As Action Series (TAAS) will feature a scaffolded three-tier training model. Each tier builds upon the next in terms of depth, participation, and engagement. The trainings are designed to meet the diverse needs of our members. Participants are welcome to register for Tier 1 only, Tier 1 and 2, or all three tiers as they are interested. For more information on TAAS series visit this page.

Talking about rights without talking about rights: on the absence of knowledge in classroom discussions

Presenters: Lee Jerome, Middlesex University, UK, Anna Liddle, University of Leeds, UK and Helen Young, London South Bank University, UK.

Registration is now open for the WERA IRN Human Rights Education 2021 Webinar Series 2, seminar 7 happening on Wednesday 13 October at 17.30-18.30 (Berlin CET); 11.30 -12.30 (New York EST). For questions please contact Professor Hugh Starkey: h.starkey@ucl.ac.uk  

20 Years of Indigenous Advocacy: A Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples conference

The conference will be held on October 6-7, 2021, fully online.

The conference will commemorate the 20th anniversary of the creation of the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples mandate. This year also marks the 20th anniversary of the creation of the Indigenous Peoples Law and Policy (IPLP) Program and there will be a special event as part of the conference acknowledging the work of the IPLP Program and its graduates in promoting and protecting Indigenous peoples’ human rights around the world.

Register and view speakers and the agenda here.

The 2021-22 HRE USA Training As Action Series (TAAS): Tier 1 Module 2

Tier 1 Modules provide general grounding in human rights and human rights education applications, including understanding ways to engage within the various committees, action teams, and working groups of HRE USA. Register now for Tier 1 Module that will take place on Monday, October 4 – 7:00-8:30pm ET. Visit this page for more information and dates of the TAAS.