30 September – 2 October 2019 – Gwangju (South Korea)
A joint committee of Raoul Wallenberg Institute (RWI), UCLG ASPAC, and the Gwangju City will conduct blended learning course on human rights city and sustainable development goals (SDG). The course named “The Blended Learning Course on Human Right Cities Approach to Localise SDGs in the Asia Pacific Region” will be conducted from 30 September to 2 October 2019 in Gwangju (South Korea). It aims at some specific outcomes for local government officials including:
- Gaining a better understanding, knowledge and network in linking human rights cities concept to the implementation of SDGs.
- Having a workplan on how to implement the human rights cities concept in achieving the targets of SDGs in the context of policy and programme.
- Introducing the blended learning course programme until December 2021 and are committed to implement the human rights standards in achieving SDGs.