Resource Title

The Right Start: Introducing Human Rights Education within the Primary Curriculum


A 116-page development education resource developed to encourage young people to take action on human rights in their daily lives. The resource looks at developing skills of empathy, communication, cooperation, respect and responsibility and conflict resolution.

Resource Details

  • Author: Christine Ferguson Catherine Moore Dunla Ní Fhlanagáin Michele O’Sullivan Audrey Stewart and edited by Mary Kerr
  • Year: 2006
  • Page Count: 116


Available from:

  • Download The Right Start PDF
  • A copy of the resource was sent to every Primary School in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.
  • Additional hardcopies of the resource can be purchased from Amnesty International Ireland for €15 per copy. Contact 018638300 /