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.