Bringing Human Rights Education to High Schools

Between June 14th and June 23rd, 2016, the Equality and Human Rights Action Centre (ACTEDO) implemented a new project on human rights education in local high schools in Cluj-Napoca. Visited schools included: Colegiul Național Emil Racoviță, at which ACTEDO spoke with two 9th grade classes and one 11th grade class, and Liceul Teoretic Eugen Pora, at […] Read more

14 Letters sent to Romanian Public Authorities on Access to Justice

Following the launch of the 2015 activity report of The Pro Bono Network for Human Rights, ACTEDO sent 14 letters to relevant public authorities in the field of access to justice and development, such as: The Romanian Government, The Ministry of Justice, The Ministry of European Funds, The National Association of Romanian Bars, The High Court of […] Read more

Legal Clinic – An Instrument for Defending Human Rights

December 11, 2015, Law Faculty, Babeș-Bolyai University Cluj-Napoca. ACTEDO organized a debate on the role of legal clinics in the professional development of law students across the country. Renowned speakers discussed how students can support public interest and why it is crucial for them to assume an active role in social justice.    (Picture taken from Associate […] Read more

Training – “Pro Bono for Human Rights”

In Cluj-Napoca, ACTEDO dedicated the month of November to human rights and anti-discrimination. Two training sessions, with identical content and format, Pro Bono for Human Rights, were organized on November 14th-15th and 28th-29th at Ramada Hotel in Cluj. The two sessions were aimed at strengthening lawyer’s abilities to tackle human rights violations and discrimination cases. All in […] Read more

Do you speak Human Rights?

Do You Speak Human Rights? ACTEDO has been part of a peace advocacy project realized under the United Network of Young Peacebuilders’ umbrella. This human rights education video was created as a result of ACTEDO’s participation to the ‘Youth Advocacy for Peace’ Study Session in Council of Europe’s premises in Budapest. This project presents the […] Read more

Do you speak Women’s Rights?

Do You Speak Women’s Rights? As the 8th of March is the International Women’s Rights Day, people around the world, women and men, speak up and acknowledge the fact that women’s rights are human rights. This video was created by ACTEDO as a follow-up to the below video (Do You Speak Human Rights?) and it presents […] Read more