Editors Ganga (principal, Vellalar College) and Supputhai (coordinator, Children's Rights As Basic Human Rights
seminar) present 57 essays from the seminar contributors, consisting largely of Indian scholars with a large concentration of presenters from the Vellalar College for Women.
Safe water and sanitation are basic human rights
and access to them underpins health, education and livelihoods and forms the first essential steps out of poverty.
Controversy surrounded the king's stay as his medieval regime continues to suppress basic human rights
, especially for women, and is embroiled in allegations of corruption.
We don't want their daft interpretation of what constitutes basic human rights
, thank you.
The White House's abuses, such as spying on citizens and depriving suspected terrorists of basic human rights
like habeas corpus, are today triggering fear outside the usual civil-libertarian circles.
ONCE again, workers are being denied their basic human rights
- the right to be paid the appropriate rate for the job.
He describes how in the process of conducting its war the Bush administration ignored or broke the rules on many international agreements governing basic human rights
, war, and free trade; and he provides a survey of similar international events and international rules governing trade, finances, human rights and the use of force.
Basic human rights
are "necessary for a government to be relied upon to make itself more just over time" (p.
ENI)--The rule of law does not exist in most parts of Asia, thus denying the basic human rights
of many citizens in a vast continent, home to more than half of the world's people, says a regional inter-faith human rights watch body.
Today, many believe that the bullets fired during the uprising delivered a mortal wound to apartheid, the government system that robbed millions of South Africa's nonwhites of their basic human rights
Sometimes the use of judicial activism to find and protect basic human rights
is desirable, for it shines a light that the public soon sees as wise and just.
While Welsh-speaking communities face extinction and individuals are denied their basic human rights
to use their own language on a daily basis, he does nothing, it's all just too boring when there are more interesting things to do.