Human Rights in the Community

Course

Self-paced e-learning

UN Partner

Offered by

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

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Length
60 min
Effort
30 min per day
Level
Introductory
Language
English
Region
World
Venue
online
Certificate
Yes
Price
free

Course summary

This self-paced module provides information on human rights through the eyes of a community member. It explores the basic principles and human rights important to a member of the community.

About this course

This self-paced module provides information on human rights through the eyes of a community member. It explores the basic principles and human rights important to a member of the community, in particular human rights that are significant during times of emergency or conflict, and how human rights are established under specific covenants or treaties. It considers what protection human rights should provide for individuals facing the criminal justice system, for victims of crime, and also how victims should expect to be treated by law enforcement officers.

This module is available for localisation/translation in additional languages.

Target audience

Member State officials on international security threats such as transnational organized crime, terrorism, illicit drugs, trafficking in persons and smuggling of migrants, wildlife and forest crime, cybercrime as well as provide training on border control, intelligence analysis, gender issues, anti-corruption, HIV/AIDS and human rights.

Learning objectives

On completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Recognize core development objectives as gender equality and female empowerment
  • Describe fundamentals for the realization of human rights and key to effective and sustainable development outcomes