What are Human Rights?
The City of Eugene has defined Human Rights as the “basic rights and freedoms to which all humans are entitled.”
Examples of rights and freedoms which have come to be commonly thought of as human rights include:
A Human Rights framework refers to ways in which City government can implement international human rights standards and principles in its overall operations by:
Article 1 of the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR)
"All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights. They are endowed with reason and conscience and should act towards one another in a spirit of brotherhood.”