Training Manual – Implementing a Human Rights -Based Approach (CCIC and Equitas)

CCIC Publications, Joint Publications, News, Publications, Regional Working Groups

This manual was adapted from Integrating HRBA and Equitable Partnerships into Development Programming: Operationalizing the Istanbul Principles.


It provides all the resources you need to run a workshop on integrating a human rights-based approach (HRBA) into your programming.


By the end of the training participants should be able to:

  1. better integrate the elements of HRBA into the programs and projects of their organizations;
  2. share knowledge with peers and partners on how to integrate a HRBA .




 Click on image for the  HRBA Guide (PDF)

Here are the accompanying PowerPoints to the HRBA manual. The first one is an overview of the International human rights system, and second one is on the Human Rights-Based Approach (HRBA).

Click here for overview of the International human rights system Powerpoint (PDF)

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Click here for Human Rights-Based Approach (HRBA) powerpoint (PDF)

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