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Human Rights
apply to:

the aged
children
development
differently abled
discrimination
education
environment
ethnicity
food
health
housing
indigenous peoples
livelihood & land
migrant workers
minorities
peace & disarmament
poverty
race
refugees
religion
reproductive health
sexual orientation
women
work & workers


24 Human Rights Issues

Every woman, man, youth and child has the human right to a life of dignity. The human rights framework can be a practical, effective tool for achieving dignity for all. Explore the 24 issues below to learn how human rights relate to social and economic injustices in your community. Discover how increasing awareness of human rights can strengthen and invigorate efforts for change. Learn what obligations and commitments your government has made to ensuring the realization of human rights for all, and hold your government accountable. Know your human rights, and claim them! [ en franšais ] [ espa˝ol ] [ Chinese ]

the aged
children
development
differently abled
discrimination
education
environment
ethnicity
food
health
housing
indigenous peoples
livelihood & land
migrant workers
minorities
peace & disarmament
poverty
race
refugees
religion
sexual orientation
sustainable development
women

work & workers

 


For more information, please contact PDHRE

The People's Movement for Human Rights Education (PDHRE) / NY Office
Shulamith Koenig / Executive Director
526 West 111th Street, New York, NY 10025
tel: 212.749-3156; fax: 212.666-6325;
e-mail: pdhre@igc.org