On-Line Resources for Capacity Building for Mission and Justice from UN and Other Sources
You can do self-learning on a variety of topics at your own pace.
UN Guiding Principles on Extreme Poverty and Human Rights, 2016
This handbook takes a human rights perspective and suggests actions. It is essential background for those in ministries with people living in poverty.
The book is in four parts:
Part 1 - The basics;
Part 2 - Key principles for engaging with people living in poverty;
Part 3 - Empowering people in extreme poverty to claim their rights;
Part 4 - Monitoring and ensuring accountability.
UN Women Virtual Knowledge Center
To end violence against women and girls, learn the international
trends and practices regarding violence against women.
Go to: http://www.endvawnow.org/
Child Right/ Human Rights
Increase your knowledge of Human rights and children through the
self learning course prepared by UNICEF.
English only, Requires simple user log in registration first time
Website has printable version of Materials / Modules include:
Module 1: Human Rights and the Human Rights-based Approach to Development
Module 2: Social and Economic Policies to Reduce Poverty and Ensure Child Rights
Module 3: Understanding Multidimensional Child Poverty
Module 4: Public Finance and Social Budgeting
Module 5: Social Protection Systems
Module 6: Children and Migration
Module 7: Children and Climate Change
Module 8: Advocacy and Influencing Policy for Children
Human Rights training Videos from the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)
Now subtitled in fourteen languages, including Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Spanish and Russian
(click on "cc" in the YouTube viewer):
Defending Human Rights - Online Distance Learning Programme (in ENGLISH)
Part or Full scholarships are often available to applicants.
Go to: http://www.york.ac.uk/cahr/studying/online/ And search for current programs and offerings.