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GEO 10 - Human Rights - Semester 1 - Syria: Home

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Some key terms to help in your search:

  • Violnece in Syria
  • Conflict in Syria
  • Civil war in Syria
  • Riots in Syria 
  • Uprising in Syria
  • The Arab Spring
  • Arab uprising
  • Human rights and Syria
  • Human rights violations in Syria
  • Child brides in Syria
  • Refugee crisis - Syria
  • Syrian refugees
  • Bashar al-Assad
  • Government violations - human rights - Syria
  • War crimes in Syria
  • International reaction to Syrian crisis

Child Labour

Human Rights Declaration


inalienable rights of all members of the human family is the foundation of freedom, justice and peace in the world...

freedom from fear and want has been proclaimed as the highest aspiration of the common people...

Now, Therefore...

Everyone has the right to life, liberty and security of person.

No one shall be held in slavery or servitude...

No one shall be subjected to torture...

Everyone has the right to freedom of movement...

Everyone has the right to freedom of peaceful assembly...

Everyone has the right to work...

Everyone has the right to form and to join trade unions...

Everyone has the right to a standard of living adequate for the health and well-being...including food, clothing, housing and medical care...

& more...

Other Human Rights Issues

Possible Human Rights Topics

  •  Genocide
  •  Treatment of refugees/Asylum seekers
  •  Torture
  • Capital punishment
  •  Detention and torture
  • Religious discrimination
  •  Discrimination against women
  •  Exploitation of workers
  •  Human trafficking and slavery
  • Limitations to free speech
  • Organ trafficking
  •  Child Soldiers

Human rights list of issues

Unicef - Rights of a child

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jSTOR database

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