Venice, Italy

Human Rights Defenders

when 16 October 2021 - 23 October 2021
language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 1342

The Global Campus of Human Rights is now accepting applications for the Venice School for Human Rights Defenders 2021. The School, organised in cooperation with the European Parliament, will take place in Venice, at the Global Campus Headquarters, from 16 to 23 October 2021.

Course leader

The programme hosts the 2021 Sakharov Fellows and includes lectures by Sakharov laureates, Right Livelihood laureates, human rights figures from international organisations, academics, experts and activists from civil society and NGOs.

Target group

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.

Course aim

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.

Fee info

EUR 1342: The enrolment fee includes: Tuition fee
Lunches and coffee breaks on class days
Welcome aperitif
Social event
Access to our online learning platform and included documentation
Certificate at the end of the programme