• To educate citizen about their rights and responsibilities under the constitution and other international human rights instruments
  • To promote affirmative action in the protection of the rights of women, children and marginalized groups (e.g. the aged, the disabled, etc.)
  • To develop an understanding of the process of seeking redress from violation of rights


  • Fundamental rights and freedoms
  • Other rights e.g. economic, political & cultural rights
  • Responsibilities: personal & civic


  • Create awareness of fundamental and other rights
  • Understanding of freedoms and their limitations
  • Understanding the corresponding responsibilities of every right Government