13 Feb INDIA – Refresher Course on Human Rights concludes at UGC-HRDC
A week-long refresher course in human rights was presented to a total of 40 professors from various colleges and universities throughout the Kashmir valley. The course took place at the UGC-Human Resource Development Center of the University of Kashmir. Course material included the history and evolution of human rights, principles of human rights, significance, enforcement and protection of human rights in the context of the national and international law, among others. Acting Vice-Chancellor of the University of Kashmir, Prof. Nilofer Khan who was also the Chief Guest on the occasion stated that there is need to encourage the participants to incorporate compliance with human rights in the teaching-learning process and pedagogy by any or all possible means.