To the attention of activists, youth workers, and members of youth organisations from HREYN
Dear members of HREYN, We are happy to announce the launch of a Call for Participants for the study session titled ”AHRE - Advocating for Human Rights Education” that will take place on April 20-25 2020 at the EYCB - European Youth Center Budapest. This study session aims to work on supporting the access to human rights education (HRE) as a human right by using the advocacy campaigns. The specific objectives are:
to map the situational analysis of EDC/HRE in member states of the Council of Europe;
to provide specific tools for advocacy to individuals and civil society organizations;
to create supporting tools for civil society organizations to advocate human rights education under the framework of the EDC/HRE Charter.
to develop specific action plans for advocating human rights education at a national or local level based on the situational analysis.
The current call for participants is open to youth workers/trainers/activists who:
have experience in advocacy and/or human rights education;
are highly motivated to participate and contribute to the event and are willing to apply its results in their local contexts;
are ready and able to work as multipliers;
are preferably aged between 18 and 30;
are able to work in English and/or Russian;
will be available for the full duration of the Study Session (April 20-25), that will be held at the Council of Europe EYCB- European Youth Centre of Budapest, Hungary;
reside in a Council of Europe Member State.
Interested applicants should complete the online form before January 31st, 2020.
Travel costs will be reimbursed according to the rules of the Council of Europe. Visa costs will also be covered and visa invitation letters will be issued by the institution upon selection and confirmation of participation.
We are looking forward to seeing you in Budapest!