BEMIS: ‘A Review of Human Rights Education in Schools in Scotland’

‘A Review of Human Rights Education in Schools in Scotland’ was published by BEMIS (Black and Ethnic Minority Infrastructure in Scotland) in March 2013.

Through this report BEMIS seeks to:

  • Consider the gaps in school education and present feasible recommendations to influence policy and enhance delivery of Curriculum for Excellence in order to advance a Human Rights Based Approach (HRBA) to education in Scotland.
  • Influence policy in relation to Lifelong Learning to strengthen Human Rights Education and Active Citizenship across Scotland
  • Assist the Scottish Government in driving forward HRE in Scotland by contributing to the development of the Scottish Government’s Action Plan for the World Programme for Human Rights Education
  • Support the Scottish Government with their reporting obligations to the United Nations in relation to the United Nations World Programme for Human Rights Education.

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