Human Rights Training Series

The Insitute for the Study of Human Rights offers workshops to provide training and professional development to human rights and social justice professionals and students.

Workshops address both practical skills and thematic issues offerings intended to enhance the work of those engaged in human rights and social justice work. These include Research and Documentation, Human Rights Campaigns and Advocacy, Organizational Leadership for Human Rights, Teaching Human Rights, and Business and Human Rights. More information about past workshops can be found here.

Topics vary based on the needs and goals expressed by interested participants. We welcome suggestions regarding workshops that would enhance your work. Please email humanrightsed@columbia.edu if you would like to recommend a workshop.
 

Upcoming Workshops

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

This three-day workshop teaches the practical skills of fund raising. Covered topics include: a comprehensive overview of charitable giving; various types of fund raising appeals; the elements of a grant proposal; and prospect research resources.

Saturday, February 9, 2019 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Saturday, February 9th from 10am-4:30pm
Saturday, February 16th from 10am-1:30pm 

This two-part interactive workshop is designed to help practitioners strengthen their ability to conduct effective human rights advocacy and develop successful campaigns.