RESEARCH AND INFORMATION DISSEMINATION
Abstracts from some research conducted at HURISA (ISPV).
Women’s Rights Training Manual: A facilitator’s guide (2001)
by Farida Dollie, Researcher, (2001); Updated 2002
This Manual is a step-by-step guide for facilitators/trainers working with women’s rights and or human rights in South Africa. The goal is to support training activities by providing tested approaches, activities and information on gender and women’s rights.
It gives information on the international, regional, conventions and declarations guaranteeing human rights to all irrespective of sex or gender i.e. guarantee that women and men have equal rights, and that women’s rights are human rights.
It also gives information on the South African constitution, the Bill of Rights and specific legislation designed to advance the rights of women and prohibit unfair discrimination.