Peaceful Activism — SDGs

Youth Discussion Activity: Human Rights

Activities Human Rights Scouts SDGs

Youth Discussion Activity: Human Rights

This is a simple but effective way to start a discussion on human rights. It plays into the sense of what it means to us as individuals and how we can hold this outwards to other people. It is a non-competitive game and the best outcome to end the game is to reject playing it after discussion. -An act of activism. Preparation:1) Print the image below with the cards, or create your own with the same or similar text. (Each text element is a direct reference to a right prescribed in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. You can also...

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Closing the Gap Between Rich and Poor

Human Rights SDGs

Closing the Gap Between Rich and Poor

Our world is increasingly interdependent, but I wonder if we truly understand that our interdependent human community has to be compassionate; compassionate in our choice of goals, compassionate in our means of cooperation and our pursuit of these goals. The first of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals is No.1 NO POVERTY it is an interesting choice to start the goals, but perhaps the most meaningful and one we are slowly on the path to achievement. The awesome power that economic institutions have acquired in our society, and the distressing effects that poverty, and specifically generational poverty continues to wreak,...

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