Human rights - what are they?
Human rights - what are they? The basic notion of human rights lies in people's recognition of the need to protect and affirm every other person's individual dignity. Australia
Where do human rights laws come from?
Throughout history, concepts of ethical behaviour, justice and human dignity have been important in the development of human societies. Australia
Frequently asked questions about human rights
Frequently asked questions about human rights. What are human rights? Where do they come from and who has the responsibility to protect human rights. Australia
Who has responsibility for human rights in Australia?
Who has responsibility for human rights in Australia? The Australian Government has the responsibility for ensuring Australia's observance of internationally-recognised human rights. Australia
Human rights education - a glossary of terms
Glossary of terms to support human rights education including the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (CROC). United States
What are human rights?
Human rights are the rights a person has, simply because he or she is a human being. In claiming these human rights, everyone also accepts the responsibility not to infringe on the rights of others and to support those whose rights are abused or denied. United States
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