"Everyone has the right to a standard of living adequate for the health and well-being of himself and of his family, including ... housing.” Article 25 (1)
~ Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), 1948.
Lesson Plan: Barriers to the Right to Housing
In this lesson, students will use a crossword activity to better understand what defines adequate housing and the government's obligations in ensuring that right for all its people.
Lesson Plan: The People Behind the Statistics
This lesson aims to put a human face on violations of economic and social human rights in the U.S. by focusing on the issues of education, hunger, housing, and health. Suitable for high school.