Table 3

Consensus around priority educational objectives of a health and human rights training program: Focus group discussions with key informants (n: 73)


Priority educational objectives for graduates of the program: participants should be able to

Objective 1

lobby in favor of the respect of human rights of individuals and groups of population

Objective 2

master negotiating skills in order to interact with State institutions and agencies

Objective 3

monitor the implementation of human rights strategies in the health sector*

Objective 4

collect and analyze public health data in order to prevent and promote human rights in the community

Objective 5

plan, implement and evaluate public health and human rights projects

*as defined in Human Rights, Health and Poverty reduction strategies WHO/ETH/HDP05, 2005

Chastonay et al. BMC International Health and Human Rights 2009 9:19   doi:10.1186/1472-698X-9-19

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