Spheres of Influence - Health workers and human rights

This brief session can be used for multiple purposes in a training course. It can be used to clarify how human rights influence healthcare, to analyze causes and possible solutions of human rights issues in healthcare, to bring together input and examples from previous sessions and as preparation for a session on human rights action

  • To realize the diversity of causes behind human rights issues in healthcare
  • To become aware of ways in which health workers can influence human rights issues

Health workers

30 minutes

Users feedback

Very helpful for young trainers

The training manual is very helpful for young trainers. Planning a training session becomes an easy task through it, and the content is very rich and well structured .
We used some activities for the first time in a 3 days training  ..... read more

Sana Sboui and Mayssa Rekhis - Tunesia  - Apr 2012

Very useful

One Big family, Health as a Human Right, Domestic Vioelence and Everyday stories are the most useful session plans for me.  The first two are useful because Right to Health is a relatively new concept in my country.  The latter ..... read more

unknown - Asia - Sep 2011

practical materials

Thank you very much for the very information and practical materials available. Was introduced tot he site through the ESCR-net group in regards to the training.

I am from the Pacific and will try with all effort to get some supp ..... read more

Vani Dulaki - Fiji - Sep 2011