What Are Human Rights

The following information on human rights has been sourced from the Australian Human Rights Commission website. You can access this information here directly, and the Australian Human Rights Commissions home site here

‘What are human rights?’ is a brief document from the Australian Human Rights Commission which provides details on: Where human rights come from, types of human rights, who has a responsibility to protect human rights, why human rights are important, can human rights be taken from you, and how are human rights protected in Australia.

What are Human Rights?