During the 39th session of the Human Rights Council, the NGO Working Group on Human Rights Education and Learning organized a side event titled: “World Programme for Human Rights Education, Fourth Phase: Empowering youth to building just, peaceful and resilient societies” co-sponsored by the States Platform on Human Rights Education and Training (comprising Brazil, Costa Rica, Italy, Morocco, The Philippines, Senegal, Slovenia and Thailand) and  UNESCO Geneva Liaison Office.

Around 50 people from governments, UN agencies and NGOs attended the side event.

During the side event a new tool to promote Human Rights Education targeting especially young people, was launched.

Read the full report of the side event here