Mind Your Step - Human rights and human wrongs in health worker practice

During a game health workers are confronted with human rights issues that occur in different health institutions. They have to take decisions leading to a new situation in which another decision needs to be taken. By playing the game health workers will become familiar with different human rights issues and realise that they play an important role in protecting the right of their patients. How far their role reaches depends on multiple factors including their personal values and beliefs, position, connections and abilities.

  • To introduce health workers to human rights issues that they may encounter in their work place.
  • To learn different forms of action that can be used to tackle human rights issues.

Health workers and student health workers

60 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