January 22, 2014: Call for applications for sub-regional training, West Africa
This information is available in French.
Jan 15, 2014: Play it Fair! Internship BC (Eng only)
Summer 2014 Internship Opportunity with EQUITAS – INTERNATIONAL CENTER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS EDUCATION Title: Program Intern BC Project: Play it Fair! Educating Children about Human Rights and Diversity through games Organization: Equitas – International Centre for Human Rights Education Duration: May to August 2014 (exact dates to be determined) Location: Vancouver and Lower Mainland, BC
January 16 2014: Read about the impact of Play it Fair! in the McConnell Family Foundation’s report “Good Sport”
Read about the impact of Play it Fair! in the McConnell Family Foundation’s report “Good Sport” http://www.mcconnellfoundation.ca/en/resources/publication/good-sport
November 26, 2013: Launch of the Mosharka project in Fes, Morocco
Youth and local organisations from Egypt, Jordan, Morocco, Tunisia and Yemen have teamed up with Equitas to launch a new three year project called Mosharka (“participation” in Arabic). This project is funded primarily by the European Union (750,000 €) and by the Ford Foundation. It builds on the vital role played by young people, who
November 20 is National Child Day!
National Child Day is a chance for children, families and communities to join in activities that highlight positive values, children’s rights and participation. The date marks the occasion when the United Nations adopted the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) What is the Convention on the Rights of the Child? It
November 13, 2013: Read Equitas’ 2012-2013 Annual Report
During 2012-2013, Equitas reinforced its position as a global leader in human rights education. Our programming reach continued to expand, as more partner organizations and alumni developed programs, training sessions and community initiatives based on Equitas tools and approaches. Major evaluations of our programming in Canada and overseas during the past year confirmed the ongoing
November 12, 2013: Launch of the Mosharka project
A new project to strengthen the role of youth in building human rights and democracy in the Southern Mediterranean Read the full press release. Learn more about our work in the Middle East and North Africa
October 18, 2013: 2013 Equitas Play it Fair! Award – nomination form
October 18, 2013: On November 20th, Equitas will celebrate National Child Day by giving out its annual Play it Fair! award to an individual or team who has shown leadership and creativity in promoting children’s rights and participation in their community through Play it Fair! You can recognize a Play it Fair! champion(s) in your