Resources and Media

Statement/Press Release

The Proposed ACA Repeal is a Violation of Human Rights

Last Thursday’s passage of the Republican health care plan in the House is devastating. Already marginalized communities, including communities of color, the poor, elderly, LGBTQ, people with disabilities, women, and immigrants will be most impacted by the plan. The scale of the damage that the American Health Care Act (AHCA)...
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US Working Group Statement for UNWGEPAD 20th Session

The UN General Assembly proclaimed 2015-2024 the International Decade for People of African Descent ( resolution 68/237 ) www.un.org/en/events/africandescentdecade . In January 2016, the US Human Rights Network helped coordinate the UN Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent visit to the US. In September 2016, USHRN coordinated...
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Curriculum
Powerpoint

Human Rights 101: Youth and Human Rights

This resource is a copy of the presentation from the 2013 USHRN national biannual conference.
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Human Rights Here and Now

Human Rights Here and Now is intended to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) and to further human rights education in the United States...
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Curriculum

LGBT Rights: A Human Rights Perspective

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Rights: A Human Rights Perspective is intended to help teachers introduce thoughtful examination and responsible action among high school students about the rights of sexual...
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Curriculum

UN Human Rights and Related Curriculum Ages 10-18

Curriculum for children and youth ages 10-18 on general human rights, women's rights, poverty and other human rights related issues.
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Curriculum

Speak Truth to Power Human Rights Curriculum

The Speak Truth to Power curriculum introduces general human rights issues through the stories of some remarkable people working in the field, and urges students to become personally involved in...
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