Human Rights Education

[E]very individual and every organ of society [should] strive by teaching and education to promote respect for these rights and freedom.

~Preamble, Universal Declaration of Human Rights

 Human Rights Educators USA defines human rights education (HRE) as

 … a lifelong process of teaching and learning that helps individuals develop the knowledge, skills, and values to fully exercise and protect the human rights of themselves and others; to fulfill their responsibilities in the context of internationally agreed upon human rights principles; and to achieve justice and peace in our world. 


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