Lesson Plans

Beginning with the story of a human rights defender, each lesson plan outlines a series of activities inspired by the defender’s advocacy. Designed to encourage students themselves to “Become a Defender,” the lesson plans are available in eight languages, engage students at all levels, and align with Common Core Learning Standards

Learners engage in interactive activities and examine the financial and social constraints that may prohibit impoverished people from securing loans and credit.

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