Declaration of Human Rights
Goal 5: Gender Equality
Less than 1 hour
13 – 21 years old
- – knowledge of Goal 5: Gender Equality
- – knowledge of the declaration of Human Rights
- – to be critically reflective
- Society reflection
Lifelong learning key competences
Read the comments for each slide (below each slide)
Useful videos to introduce the goal/theme:
The story of Human Rights (ca. 10 min.)
Gender Equality: Now (3 min)
Gender equality means empowering women and girls(2 min)
Discrimination Against Women
Show the power point – and make a discussion.
Afterwards, let the students make a short theme spot of one of the discussion areas e.g. a small video spot.
Complete the reflection work sheet connected to Gola no. 5
The first part of the work sheet is to be completed before class, but the remaining parts are to be used for summing up and evaluating the theme in class.
- What is the background for the SDGs?
- Is it realistic?
- Which one of the goals do you find most important? Why?
Look at the other exercises connected to the SDGs
Ideas for actions
”If you are a woman, know your rights and stand up for them”, “Make gender equality part of training and education. Young people should be supported in choosing jobs that advance their future, regardless of their gender”. Read more about the 170 daily actions here: http://www.youneedtoknow.ch/