Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights

Content
15 modules

Rating

Course Length
15 hours

Instructor
Edumine Courses

Released
15 Oct 2019

Price
$329.00

Description

We frequently see in the news that a mining or an oil and gas operation in some remote area has been either attacked by insurgents or has had their security arrangements linked with a human rights incident. The extractive industries have the dual responsibility of protecting their people and operations as well as respecting the human rights of their employees and the members of the communities in which they work. Often operating in increasingly unstable areas and with human rights growing as a salient topic, industries face significant challenges in balancing these two crucial responsibilities.

Developed jointly by industry, governments and non-governmental organizations (NGOs), the Voluntary Principles for Security and Human Rights (VPSHR) have increasingly become the industry guideline for achieving this balance. The VPSHR's three components provide a set of guiding principles on how companies should manage:

  • risk assessments
  • relations with public security forces
  • relations with private security providers

This course introduces you to the VPSHR, discusses risk assessment in the context of providing a secure working environment and protecting the human rights of employees and surrounding communities, and responsibilities concerned with human rights abuse allegations and the procedures for managing those allegations. It goes on to discuss the roles and responsibilities of public and private security forces and their relationship to management.

Authors

  • Tom Green

 

Duration: 15 Hours
Access: 90 Days
Category: Leadership
Level: Introduce
Version Date: September 10, 2014


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Objectives

Course Content

Voluntary Principles for Security and Human Rights is structured with seven course parts and a total of 25 viewing sessions of 30-60 minutes each, plus course reviews. Current course duration is equivalent to approximately 15 hours of viewing content.

Learning Outcomes

  • Discuss the origins. objectives and principles of the Voluntary Principles for Security and Human Rights.
  • Identify and apply risk assessment in the context of providing a secure working environment and protecting the human rights of employees and surrounding communities.
  • Identify the responsibilities concerned with human rights abuse allegations and apply the procedures for managing those allegations.
  • Recognize the roles and responsibilities of public and private security forces and their relationship to management.

Recommended Background

  • Experience of mineral resource and/or oil and gas operations and their impact on communities in the developing world.
  • An appreciation of the requirements, objectives and expectations of communities in the context of resource project development.

Certificate

By completing/passing this course, you will attain the certificate Edumine Certification

Learning Credits

CEU
1.5
PDH
15.0
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Table of contents
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Module 1: Introduction to the VPSHR
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Knowledge Check Module 1: Introduction to the VPSHR
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Module 2: Risk Assessment
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Module 3: Human Rights Abuses
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Module 4: Public Security Forces
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Module 5: Public Security Forces: Relationship Management
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Module 6: Private Security Forces
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Module 7: Private Security Forces: Relationship Management
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Added 7 months ago, by tuna
ıt was great, thanks.
 
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