Human Rights

Raising Awareness for the Rights of Every Human

What are Human Rights?

Human Rights are God-given privileges to everyone everywhere no matter the type of person

What are some Human Rights?

Everyone has the right to:

  • No slavery
  • No torture
  • Free speech
  • Children have the freedom to play
  • Adults have the freedom to work and wages
  • Children have the right to education

Facts about Human Rights

  • 40 million children below the age of 15 suffer from abuse and neglect
  • More than 300,000 children under the age of 18 are being exploited as child soldiers in armed conflicts worldwide.
  • There are approximately 246 million child laborers worldwide.Throughout history, women have been denied the knowledge, means, and freedom to act in the best interest of themselves and their children.
  • War crimes or other violations of the “laws of war” were carried out in at least 18 countries.
  • Almost three-quarters of governments (119 out of 160) arbitrarily restricted freedom of expression.