What are human rights?
In order to live with dignity certain basic rights and freedoms are necessary, which all Human beings are entitled to, these basic rights are called Human Rights
Human rights demand recognition and respect for the inherent dignity to ensure that everyone is protected against abuses which undermine their dignity, and give the opportunities they need to realize their full potential, free from discrimination.
Human rights include civil and political rights, such as:
The right to freedom of expression
The right to freedom of religion or conscience
The right to property
The right to freedom of assembly
The right to privacy
The right to vote.
Human rights also cover economic and social rights, such as:
The right to an adequate standard of living
The right to adequate food, housing, water and sanitation