Dhempe College conducts awareness programme on ‘‘Human Rights and Duties’’

Department of philosophy, Dhempe College of Arts and Science, Miramar organized an awareness program on ‘‘Human Rights and Duties’’ in collaboration with Goa-based NGO, Uzwaad – A Ray of Hope and the California-based NGO, United for Human Rights.

The guest speaker of the program was an associate professor and head of the department, VM Salgaocar College of Law, KS Rao who raised awareness about one’’s fundamental human rights and their violations. This was followed by a screening of the video ‘‘The Story of Human Rights’’ created by the NGO United for Human Right.

The staff and students of the department and Uzwaad held a rally to spread the message of human rights and duties to the people. They displayed placards and banners, shouted slogans and performed a street play directed by the head of Uzwaad, Sendra Pereira.