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Why it is important to respect the beliefs and culture of others

Africa is an amazingly diverse continent. It has thousands of different languages and ethnic groups,…

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Introduction to human rights – what are they? Why do we need them?

Human rights are rights that people have because they are born as humans. Human rights…

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Why and how Modern Slavery still exists in Today’s World

Today, slavery is against the law in every country in the world with Mauritania being…

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Why it is important to protect the rights of indigenous people

Indigenous people are the native people in a territory. They have historical and cultural ties…

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Why Equality between Women and Men is Important

BY LILY MACKOW-McGUIRE Equality between men and women means that both genders should not be…

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The Importance of Social, Economic and Cultural Rights

Social, economic and cultural rights are all forms of human rights. These rights focus on…

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What are Human Rights and Why are they Important?

There are many ways to understand what human rights are and there is no one…

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Impact through Education: We can shape society if we educate ourselves

AFRICA AS THE BIRTHPLACE OF MODERN EDUCATION The continent Africa gave birth to a lot…

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Disrespect and disagreement – what is the difference?

Imagine you and your friends are playing a game of football together. Imagine that your…

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The Importance of Educating a Mother

> OUR MOTHERS ARE OUR TEACHERS FOR LIFE In their hands we grow up, through…

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The importance of free press for a democracy

The freedom of the press in an exceptionally important aspect of any democratic society. The…

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Illiberal democracy in Africa

The growth and protection of democracy is vitally important to the well-being of all people…

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Equal rights for all – helping people with disabilities

EQUAL RIGHTS FOR ALL – HELPING PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES Disabled people have rights to live…

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Child abuse and its consequences

CHILD ABUSE AND ITS CONSEQUENCES Child abuse is one of the biggest problems in the…

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Introduction to human rights – what are they? Why do we need them?

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Access to justice; why is it important for citizens?

ACCESS TO JUSTICE; WHY IS IT IMPORTANT FOR CITIZENS? Every man, woman and child deserves…

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Disrespect and disagreement – what is the difference?

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"Your word is precious": Why do languages die and how does it affect you?

Language is very important for humans to communicate. You use language to talk to your…

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Equal access to education helps you and the community

Educating and empowering young boys and girls is extremely important for the growth of a…

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