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Indigenous Peoples' Rights Course in Costa Rica

4th Annual Indigenous Peoples\' Rights Course & Field Visit in Costa RicaHREA and the University for Peace Human Rights Center annually organise a blended learning course that includes a field experience living with indigenous populations on the Caribbean and Pacific coast in Costa Rica. Still possible to join the course. Read further >>

Register now for certificate e-learning courses

Computer keyboardHREA organised specialised human rights training via distance education for human rights defenders, NGO staff, development practitioners and humanitarian workers. Eighty courses are offered in 2014. Register now for courses offered from September-December! >>

'Move beyond equal access to education and equality in education, to education for equality'

United Nations Human RightsHREA, Amnesty International, Soka Gakkai International and 11 other organisations of the HRE 2020 coalition made an oral statement at the CEDAW Committee general discussion on girls'/women's right to education in Geneva. The purpose of the discussion was to help develop a "General Recommendation on girls/women's right to education". Learn more >>

HRE 2020 welcomes strengthening of UN treaty bodies

United Nations Human RightsHREA, Amnesty International, Soka Gakkai International and 11 other organisations of the "Human Rights Education 2020" coalition welcomed a United Nations resolution to strengthen the functioning of the treaty bodies. Treaty bodies monitor government human rights obligations, including human rights education. Learn more >>

Roundtable on role of national human rights institutions

Roundtable on HRE and National Human Rights InsitutionsOn Thursday, 12 June 2014, HREA hosted a roundtable discussion on "The Role of National Human Rights Institutions in Advancing Human Rights Education." This event brought together experts from a range of sectors including representatives of national human rights institutions (NHRIs), civil society, academia, and inter-governmental organisations. Watch the recording.

Rapid e-courses on human rights

Introductory e-courses on human rightsHREA offers short on-line professional development courses. They combine text with rich multimedia, including videos and podcasts. Learners pass assessments throughout. The courses currently available are: Humanity in War; Human Rights in Europe; Rights of Refugees and Displaced Persons; and Rights of the Child. You can try a short sample of any course before you enroll. Learn more >>

Premalatha's story

Premalatha"I have been denied my rights. But these rights are my birthright," says Premalatha, a school child in a village near Madurai in the Tamil Nadu region of southern India. She encounters caste and gender-based discrimination. Learn about Premalatha and the power of human rights education in our video A Path to Dignity. View >>

Human Rights Education Associates (HREA) is an international non-governmental organisation registered as a charity in the Netherlands and a 501(c)3 tax-exempt non-profit in the United States and has consultative status with the United Nations.

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Upcoming courses and training workshops:

- 2014 Advocacy Institute
- Indigenous Peoples' Rights Field Experience

- Children in War and Armed Conflicts
- Child Participation
- Children's Rights (Foundation Course)
- Child Rights Programming
- Child Rights Situation Analysis
- Citizens and Advocacy (Advanced Course)
- Data Collection and Analysis for Project Monitoring and Evaluation
- Election Observation
- Gender and Human Rights (Foundation Course)
- Gender and Transitional Justice
- Human Rights in Humanitarian Action and Disaster Relief (Foundation Course)
- Human Rights-Based Programming
- Introduction to Human Rights Education
- Monitoring & Evaluation in the NGO Sector
- Project Cycle Management
- Transversalización de Género (Igualdad de Género-Curso avanzado)

- HREA Child Protection Training Programme 2014-2015 acrobat (PDF)

- HREA Gender Equality Training Programme 2014-2015 acrobat (PDF)

- HREA Humanitarian Action and Disaster Relief Training Programme 2014-2015 acrobat (PDF)

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