Q: ‘Where, after all, do universal human rights begin?’
A: ‘In small places, close to home.’
‘Where, after all, do universal human rights begin? In small places, close to home – so close and so small that they cannot be seen on any maps of the world.’ – Eleanor Roosevelt
In summary, the charter focuses on the following key principal rights and responsibilities:
What is a Rights Respecting Town?
Being a Rights Respecting Town means that Bridport aims to uphold and observe the five key principal rights and responsibilities of the Bridport Citizens’ Charter.
What are the aims of this project?
We aim to improve individual and community wellbeing, as well as address issues of inequality.