33rd annual International Human Rights Training Program, June 3 – June 22, 2012
We are delighted to announce that the application period for the 33rd annual International Human Rights Training Program (IHRTP) is now open and we will be accepting applications until November 21st, 2011. We look forward to another inspiring three-week program and the opportunity to meet more than 120 participants from around the world. Continue reading
(UNESCO Youth Peace Ambassador Training in Phnom Penh, 2010)
Call for Participation
We would like to announce that The Third UNESCO Youth Peace Ambassador Training Workshop will be held in Penang, Malaysia, on 28 November – 1 December 2011. Participants will review cross cultural aspects of peace education, human security, living in multicultural societies, knowledge production and use, peace and conflict resolution, sustainability, ethics of science and technology; as they develop action plans. After the workshop the participants will have completed their own action plans for their follow-up activity (as individuals or groups), and will receive certificates from the organizers. They are expected to engage in activities in their own institutions and communities after the workshop to promote peace education through action, research and policy changes.
Young people from around the world who are motivated to work for peace in their own institutions and communities. Two main groups of young people are invited – university students, and high school students. We will also consider youth applicants from other backgrounds. Continue reading