SGI OUNA, the NGO Working Group on Human Rights Education and Learning (NGO WG on HREL), chaired by Elisa Gazzotti of SGI, issued a joint oral statement at HRC43

43rd Session of the Human Rights Council

In Human Rights Education by SGI OUNA

The 43rd session of the Human Rights Council which started on 24 February was interrupted on 13 March due to the outbreak of the coronavirus.

On 13 March, the NGO Working Group on Human Rights Education and Learning (NGO WG on HREL), chaired by Elisa Gazzotti of SGI, issued a joint oral statement on the fourth phase of the World Programme for Human Rights Education, focusing on youth.

Delivered by Aziel Goulandris, co-chair of the NGO WG on HREL and representative of the World Federations of United Nations Associations (WFUNA) on behalf of 11 organizations the statement which read in part: “we are setting our focus on making human rights education for, by and with young people a living reality within the education systems.”