Test your human rights knowledge
Pakistani police have carried out mass arrests and detained more than 4,000 people, including members of the political opposition, in the wake of protests over the arrest of a former Prime Minister.
Which former prime minister was recently arrested?
Bui Tuan Lam is a human rights activist who has publicly criticized the Vietnamese government many times. He became famous in some circles in November 2021 for making a video.
What was the video about?
Poland’s ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party has published proposed legislation to the Education Law Act called “Protect Children, Support Parents,” that, if passed, would undermine children’s rights to education, health, and information.
What does the law entail?
Nigeria has a newly elected President, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, at a time of worsening of poverty and inequality, high levels of insecurity, and recurrent violations of civil and political rights.The country has been failing to ensure economic and social rights for everyone, including the right to an adequate standard of living.
Of Nigeria’s 213 million people, how many live in poverty?