Venice School for Human Rights DefendersTraining 06.04.2023
Open to:human rights practitioners from all over the world as well as to graduate students from all academic backgrounds
Date:10 June, 2023
The Venice School is devoted to developing human rights defenders’ advocacy skills and expertise and exploring today’s challenges in the field of human rights or other topical issues, allowing participants to examine their causes and possible solutions.
The programme hosts the 2023 selected Sakharov Fellows and will include lectures by Sakharov laureates, Right Livelihood Foundation laureates, prominent human rights figures from international organisations, internationally renowned academics, experts and activists from civil society and NGOs.
During the training programme, participants will be able to:
- Share knowledge and expertise which human rights defenders can use to ensure their voice is central in international human rights decision-making processes
- Develop strategies and techniques to increase the potential of human rights defenders’ national and regional advocacy work
- Discuss best practices and ways forward through the mutual exchange of experiences
- Develop networks among Sakharov fellows and other human rights defenders.
Application deadline: 14 May 2023
The training programme is addressed to human rights practitioners from all over the world as well as to graduate students from all academic backgrounds willing to deepen and improve their knowledge in human rights topics.
In order to ensure the highest level of interaction the number of participants will be limited to 30, therefore we strongly recommend early registration.
HOW TO APPLY?
In order to apply, please fill in the application form at this link: https://gchumanrights.org/education/summer-shools-and-training-seminars/summer-schools/venice-school-of-human-rights/application.html
For any problem concerning your submission, please contact the Venice School secretariat: firstname.lastname@example.org