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Workshop on Human Rights Education and Inclusive Peace at Caux Forum

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From 11 to 15 July, SGI participated in the Caux Forum organized by Initiatives of Changes, a worldwide movement of people of diverse cultures and backgrounds, who are committed to the transformation of society through changes in human behavior, starting with their own. The five-day conference titled “Towards an inclusive peace,” aimed at addressing peacebuilding from different perspectives, engaging people …

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Statement and Side Event on the World Programme for Human Rights Education during HRC37

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At the 37th session of the Human Rights Council, the NGO Working Group on Human Rights Education and Learning (NGO WG on HREL), which SGI is a part of, submitted a written statement “Proposals for the focus of the 4th Phase of the World Programme for Human Rights Education.” The statement proposed that as “critical agents of change,” youth should …

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International Conference on Human Rights Education

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Around 300 participants from all over the world gathered together for the 8th International Conference on Human Rights Education (30 November–3 December 2017, Montreal) and participated in plenaries and workshops featuring UN processes, good practices and latest tools in human rights education (HRE). During the conference, SGI co-organized a workshop titled “Successes and challenges in promoting human rights education: Can …