Course Image Rights and Responsibilities | Ngā Tika me ngā Kawenga

Rights and Responsibilities | Ngā Tika me ngā Kawenga

Human rights do not occur on their own. They include rights and responsibilities and determine how human beings live in society. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights says "Everyone has duties to the community in which alone the free and full development of [their] personality is possible."

Understand human rights and responsibilities that belong to you, to others and to the government. 

Learning Objectives:

  • Know your own human rights 
  • Identify your responsibilities to ensure others' human rights are enjoyed
  • Recognize the role of the Government to protect and promote human rights 


Time: 75 mins
Sound and Video:  BOTH
Completion: Finish all exercises and review all content. Limited attempts. Feedback is provided.
Recommended prior learning:  Introducing Human Rights
Recommended post learning:  The Treaty of Waitangi 1840