Students can read about the issues in different countries, creating their own overview, before moving on to considering ways in which citizens in other countries can do something to address these issues.
This article provides a useful teacher overview of cross-cultural examples of gender inequality:
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These can be turned into a PowerPoint presentation for the basis of discussions in class. Students could be asked to find out more about one or more of these examples. Alternatively the work of Amnesty International on sexual and reproductive rights is relevant here.
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Examples of ‘planned events’ by members of the USA’s Amnesty International organisations can be found on their Facebook page, accessed via this article:
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“The Road from Crime” is a documentary that looks at how and why p..
Provide students with a copy of the following Daily Mail article w..
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Some useful background reading and questions, in advance of the le..
Stephen Lawrence was a young black British man murdered in a racia..
Students can then work in groups to draw out two over-lapping circ..
In February 2015 the BBC revealed that HSBC had helped over 100,00..