German Institute for Human Rights: Self-paced E-learning Course – Human Rights in Development Cooperation

The e-learning course introduces the human rights-based approach (HRBA) and shows how it can be applied in different development sectors, including land governance, conflict transformation, sustainable economic development and resource governance. It consists of four self-contained modules, which are designed as self-paced and barrier-free learning. The course is offered free of charge and can be accessed via registration.

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The course offers the following self-contained modules. (Please use the drop-down menu to get more details on each module.):




The e-learning course provides an interactive barrier-free self-paced learning environment. In order to support this, the course uses the latest instructional methods in e-learning such as illustrative case studies and demonstrations, as well as interactive tests and practice exercises. To be as inclusive as possible the contents of each module are designed in a barrier-free manner – which explains the limited interactivity in some parts of the modules as well as the limited variety of different types of exercises used.

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In Cooperation with Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH (GIZ)

Financed by Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development

Source: Announcement German Institute for Human Rights, winter 2018