10th December, the Human Rights Day is coming! On this occasion, International Balkan University – Faculty of Law is organizing a Student Competition to mark the importance of respecting the Human Rights. This contest would be a great opportunity for the students to use creativity and modern understanding of Human Rights. This year, Human Rights Day kicks off a year-long campaign to mark the upcoming 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, a milestone document that proclaimed the inalienable rights which everyone is inherently entitled to as a human being. It is the most translated document in the world, available in more than 500 languages.
Where to apply?
Submit your Project (essay, poster, video, painting…any form related to the topic is acceptable) to Betim Ameti LLM, Assistant at the Faculty of Law, Legal Affairs Office (Avtokomanda Bldg, Room 310).
Important dates:
• Deadline for project submission December 5, 2017.
• Public presentations of the projects and the awards ceremony will be on Human Rights Day Ceremony on December 11, 2017
• The announcement of the finalists December 11, 2017.
Stand Up 4 Human Rights!
• The Universal Declaration of Human Rights empowers us all.
• Human rights are relevant to all of us, every day.
• Our shared humanity is rooted in these universal values.
• Equality, justice, and freedom prevent violence and sustain peace.
• Whenever and wherever humanity’s values are abandoned, we all are at greater risk. We need to stand up for our rights and those of others.
The Rules of Application
• To apply, you must be a student at one of the IBU Faculties;
• You can apply solo or as a team;
• Need to submit a project covering interesting topic of Human Rights or make video, presentation, logo, art project on the topic;
• You should be able to participate at Human Rights Day Ceremony at IBU on December 11, 2017
What items should be included in the content material?
• Explanation of the Human Right problem. What motivates you to propose a solution to the problem?
• Describe a possible solution that could address or solve the problem
• Explain how you implemented legal science to make a change
• Demonstrate how your view can influence and motivate the others in respecting Human Rights
Reasons to apply:
• Out of standards, entertaining way to show your innovative ideas;
• New friendships;
• Develop your writing and problem-solving skills;
• Learning beyond the classroom walls;
• This contest might help you to choose your future profession;
• You will have a lot of fun;
• Certificates and Gifts for the finalists.