Wed, 23 Sep | ASEM Seminar on Human Rights – Webinar

Access to Education and Human Rights Education in Times of COVID-19

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Access to Education and Human Rights Education in Times of COVID-19

Time & Location

23 Sep 2020, 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm SGT
ASEM Seminar on Human Rights – Webinar

About the Event

Objectives of the Webinar:

  • To discuss the impacts of COVID-19 on access to education and possible ways to address and strengthen support for educators, trainers, university instructors, and others working in the education sector in formal and informal settings.
  • To share some of the recommendations of the ASEMHRS19 on human rights education and to discuss how they can be implemented even in times of the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • To explore how National Human Rights Education Plans can be used as a vehicle for coordination and cohesion and how National Human Rights Institutes can help to advance the implementation of human rights education at the national level.

Speakers:

Dr Sriprapha PETCHARAMESREE, Senior Lecturer, Institute of Human Rights and Peace Studies, Mahidol University

Frank ELBERS, Researcher, University of Bucharest

Ana PERONA-FJELDSTAD, Executive Director, European Wergeland Centre

Moderator:

Prof Emerit. Vitit MUNTARBHORN, Professor of Law, Chulalongkorn University

Target Audience:

  • ASEM government officials (i.e. from the ministries of education),
  • Education practitioners,
  • Educators and trainers engaged in human rights education (HRE),
  • Representatives of national human rights institutes (NHRIs), and other interested partners and stakeholders.

To register, please fill in the registration form here.

For enquiries, please email to humanrights.seminar@asef.org

Registration is Closed