Whai is Huamn Right-based Programming?

No. of pages: 38

Publication date: 2006

Author: UNFPA

A human rights-based approach to programming is a conceptual framework and methodological tool for ensuring that human rights principles are re ected in policies and national development frameworks. Human rights are the minimum standards that people require to live in freedom and dignity. They are based on the principles of universality, indivisibility, interdependence, equality and nondiscrimination.