Free MOOC on Monitoring the Human Rights of LGBTI Persons - 2020 Edition
The Global Campus of Human Rights is proud to offer again one of its most successful Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). Focusing on the protection of LGBTI persons and their human rights, the MOOC on Monitoring the Human Rights of LGBTI Persons provides a worldwide overview of human rights standards, mechanisms and practices in this area.
The course is articulated in three modules:
1. Definitions and legal frameworks
2. Contexts and challenges
3. LGBTI Rights: monitoring in practice
The course is coordinated by the KU Leuven, one of the 41 universities members of the European Master’s Programme in Human Rights and Democratisation (EMA) and is taught by academics and experts drawn from a cross-section of constituencies. The faculty includes, among others: Victor Madrigal-Borloz, UN Independent Expert on Violence and Discrimination Based on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity; Frans Viljoen, University of Pretoria; Carlos Zelada, Universidad del Pacífico; Marta Ramos, ILGA Portugal.