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Obligations of Private Parties

Bolivia, Plurinational State of, English

The duties of Bolivians are:

2. To know, respect, and promote the rights recognized in the Constitution.
… (Art. 108)

Bolivia, Plurinational State of, Spanish

Son deberes de las bolivianas y los bolivianos:

2. Conocer, respetar y promover los derechos reconocidos en la Constitución.
… (Art. 108)

Obligations of Private Parties

Bolivia, Plurinational State of, English

I. Persons who violate constitutional rights are subject to the jurisdiction and competence of the Bolivian authorities.
II. The intellectual and material perpetrators of violations of constitutional rights are to be held responsible.
III. The immediate perpetrators of attacks against personal security are to be held liable, and are not excused from liability for having committed them under orders of superiors. (Art. 110)

Bolivia, Plurinational State of, Spanish

I. Las personas que vulneren derechos constitucionales quedan sujetas a la jurisdicción y competencia de las autoridades bolivianas.
II. La vulneración de los derechos constitucionales hace responsables a sus autores intelectuales y materiales.
III. Los atentados contra la seguridad personal hacen responsables a sus autores inmediatos, sin que pueda servirles de excusa el haberlos cometido por orden superior. (Art. 110)

Obligations of Private Parties

Sri Lanka, English

The exercise and enjoyment of rights and freedoms is inseparable from the performance of duties and obligations and accordingly it is the duty of every person in Sri Lanka –

(e) to respect the rights and freedoms of others;
… (Art. 28)

Sri Lanka, Sinhala

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Obligations of Private Parties

Kazakhstan, English

1. Everyone must observe the Constitution, legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan and respect the rights, freedoms, honor and dignity of other persons.
… (Art. 34)

Kazakhstan, Kazak

1. Әркiм Қазақстан Республикасының Конституциясын және заңдарын сақтауға, басқа адамдардың құқықтарын, бостандықтарын, абыройы мен қадiр-қасиетiн құрметтеуге мiндеттi.
… (34-бап)

Obligations of Private Parties

Kazakhstan, English

5. Exercise of a citizen’s human rights and freedoms must not violate rights and freedoms of other persons, infringe on the constitutional system and public morals. (Art. 12)

Kazakhstan, Kazak

5. Адамның және азаматтың өз құқықтары мен бостандықтарын жүзеге асыруы басқа адамдардың құқықтары мен бостандықтарын бұзбауға, конституциялық құрылыс пен қоғамдық имандылыққа нұқсан келтiрмеуге тиiс. (12-бап)

Obligations of Private Parties

Indonesia, English

(1) Every person shall have the duty to respect the human rights of others in the orderly life of the community, nation and state.
(2) In exercising his/her rights and freedoms, every person shall have the duty to accept the restrictions established by law for the sole purposes of guaranteeing the recognition and respect of the rights and freedoms of others and of satisfying just demands based upon considerations of morality, religious values, security and public order in a democratic society. (Art. 28J)

Indonesia, Indonesian

(1) Setiap orang wajib menghormati hak asasi manusia orang lain dalam tertib kehidupan bermasyarakat, berbangsa, dan bernegara.
(2) Dalam menjalankan hak dan kebebasannya, setiap orang wajib tunduk kepada pembatasan yang ditetapkan dengan undang-undang dengan maksud semata-mata untuk menjamin pengakuan serta penghormatan atas hak dan kebebasan orang lain dan untuk memenuhi tuntutan yang adil sesuai dengan pertimbangan moral, nilai-nilai agama, keamanan, dan ketertiban umum dalam suatu masyarakat demokratis. (Pasal 28J)

Obligations of Private Parties

Niger, English

Each one has the right to the free development of his personality in its material, intellectual, cultural, artistic and religious dimensions, provided that he does not violate the rights of others, or infringe the constitutional order, the law or morality. (Art. 17)

Niger, French

Chacun a droit au libre développement de sa personnalité dans ses dimensions matérielle, intellectuelle, culturelle, artistique et religieuse, pourvu qu'il ne viole le droit d'autrui, ni n'enfreigne l'ordre constitutionnel, la loi et les bonnes mœurs. (Art. 17)

Obligations of Private Parties

Kenya, English

(1) The Bill of Rights applies to all law and binds all State organs and all persons.
… (Art. 20)

Obligations of Private Parties

Sierra Leone, English

Every citizen shall—

e. respect the dignity and religion of other individuals, and the rights and interests of others;
… (Sec. 13)

Obligations of Private Parties

Sierra Leone, English

Whereas every person in Sierra Leone is entitled to the fundamental human rights and freedoms of the individual, that is to say, has the right, whatever his race, tribe, place of origin, political opinion, colour, creed or sex, but subject to respect for the rights and freedoms of others and for the public interest, to each and all of the following—
a. life, liberty, security of person, the enjoyment of property, and the protection of law;
b. freedom of conscience, of expression and of assembly and association;
c. respect for private and family life, and
d. protection from deprivation of property without compensation;
the subsequent provisions of this Chapter shall have effect for the purpose of affording protection to the aforesaid rights and freedoms, subject to such limitations of that protection as are contained in those provisions, being limitations designed to ensure that the enjoyment of the said rights and freedoms by any individual does not prejudice the rights and freedoms of others, or the public interest. (Sec.15)