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By Tina Maschi

This short introduces a human rights method of social paintings learn and evaluate, compares it to conventional study ways, and explains tips to observe it in actual global social paintings learn. the writer attracts from a human rights framework that includes dignity and recognize for all folks, the universality and interrelatedness of rights (political, civil, social, fiscal, and cultural), nondiscrimination, participation, responsibility, and transparency. To strengthen a human rights process, it introduces a rights-based version that accentuates using combined tools and participatory study and overview. This short goals to extend abilities in how you can practice a rights dependent method of examine decision-making method from the formula of analysis questions, examine and perform layout, and participatory motion techniques that increase human rights.​ it's a name to motion for social employees to forge a rights-based examine time table that fosters empowerment.

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The development and implementation of a national campaign for substance abuse awareness is an example of a primary intervention strategy. In the meta-macrolevel, the focus Meta-micro Micro -Tertiary Intervention Mezzo -Secondary Intervention Macro -Primary Intervention Meta-macro Research & Evaluation -Quaternary Intervention Research that Makes a Difference at Many Levels Fig. 1 AGPH model: types of interventions to advance human rights and social justice 26 3 Research and Evaluation that Make a Difference will be on the international level, which acknowledges the global interconnectedness of people and places.

Int/en/). , UNODC 2009). The United Nations recognizes vulnerable populations, such as children, women, older adults, persons with physical and mental disabilities, LGBT persons, prisoners (including older prisoners), detainees, migrants and their families, refugees and political asylees, individuals with HIV/AIDS, victims of genocide and torture (UN 1994). These groups may be at a heightened risk that may include living in poverty, stigma, and discrimination in all areas of violence and abuse and a lack of access to Vulnerable or Special Needs Populations 17 services and justice (Maschi and Aday 2014).

459–476). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates. Richmond, M. (1917). Social diagnosis. Philadelphia: Russell Sage Foundation. United Nations [UN] (1948). The Universal Declaration of Human Rights. org/en/documents/udhr/ Wronka, J. (2007). Human rights and social justice: Social action and service for the helping and health professions. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications. Zimbalist, S. E. (1977). Historic themes and landmarks in social welfare research. New York: Harper & Row Publishers. Chapter 2 Understanding and Applying a Human Rights Lens Introduction The first theme-based strategy of a rights research approach is understanding and applying a human rights lens for conceptualizing and implementing a research and evaluation project.

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