Mainstreaming Human Rights in the Iraqi Education System

When, local time: 
Wednesday, 29 July 2015 - 9:00am to Thursday, 30 July 2015 - 5:00pm
Where: 
Iraq, Baghdad
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Contact: 
g.georgie@unesco.org

The main objective of this seminar is to develop a road map towards enhancing the inclusion of human rights related issues, such as the rights, freedoms and obligation of citizens as basis of democracy, in teaching and learning in Iraq’s schools.

The event will be hosted by the Iraq High Commission for Human Rights and organized by UNOPS and UNESCO. It will take place within the framework of the programme “Capacity Building of the Human Rights related Committees in the Council of Representatives and the Independent High Commission for Human Rights in Iraq”, funded by the European Union.