HUMAN RIGHTS ADVOCACY AND EDUCATION PROGRAMME:
Human rights are essential for individuals to develop their personality, their human qualities, their intelligence, talent and conscience and to enable them to satisfy spiritual and other higher needs. Human rights are held by all human beings and human rights exist as long as human beings exist, both are inalienable and cannot be separated. Precisely, human rights imply availability of “Such conditions which are essential for the fullest development and realization of the innate characteristics which nature has bestowed each person as a human being”. They are essential to ensure the dignity of every person as a human being.
This service aims to:
-To provide protection of the rights against the abuse of power and to educate communities about their rights and democracy.
-To promote the culture of civil, political, economic, social and cultural human rights, as enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and International conventions, and to strengthen the values of democracy and citizenship.
-To support and advocate for the needs and rights of children and youth.