Tag Archives: dignity

May 7-9, Stavanger International Conference on Disability, Illness and Religion, Norway

[ May 7, 2014 8:00 am to May 9, 2014 1:00 pm. ] The Stavanger International Conference on Disability, Illness and Religion will be held 7-9 May 2014 at the School of Mission and Theology, Stavanger, Norway. The conference aims to promote discussions within the fields of theology and religious studies that focus on illness and disability.

Disability studies, Dignity studies and other interdisciplinary approaches are fairly new approaches [...]

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Unit Two: Tolerance and Respect for Dignity

The theme of this unit is tolerance and respect for dignity and identity within the peace education framework with an emphasis on identities and common human dignities. It thus explores notions of identity in its different contexts. Learning objectives include knowledge of the other and the self and the story of Anne Frank, development of [...]

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Universal Declaration of Human Responsibilities

 “The following draft of human responsibilities seeks to bring freedom and responsibility into balance and to promote a move from the freedom of indifference to the freedom of involvement. If one person or government seeks to maximize freedom but does it at the expense of others, a large number of people will suffer. If human [...]

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Learning to live together: An intercultural and interfaith programme for ethics and education

“Learning to Live Together approaches the issue of ethics education from the perspectives of intercultural and interfaith learning, human rights and quality education, where ethics and values are nurtured and where children are given the space to develop their innate potential for spirituality. It is our hope that this new resource will give us the [...]

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Mix It Up Planner: 2008 – 2009

This planner advises teachers and educators on how to organize a Mix It Up Day Lunch where students are encouraged to interact with other students from diverse backgrounds.
This planner also provides teachers and educators with boundary-crossing lesson plans and activities for grades K through 12.

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