Unit 1: Human Rights

In this lesson you will learn more about:
  • Your human rights according to the South African constitution.
  • How your rights as a person with TB can be violated.
  • What to do when your rights are violated

True-False Question
Select if the following statements are true or false.


The Bill of Rights is a cornerstone of democracy in SA

True False


No person may discriminate against anyone with TB or HIV

True False


Everyone has the right to human dignity, including people living with TB and HIV and AIDS.

True False


Everyone is equal before the law and has the right to equal protection, including people living with communicable diseases

True False
IDevice Icon Group Activity
In groups or pairs discuss the following questions.
  1. What are Rights?
  2. Why do we have rights?
  3. How are they violated?
  4. Give examples.