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Obligations of Private Parties

Slovakia, English

Citizens have the right to put up resistance against anyone who would eliminate the democratic order of basic human rights and freedoms listed in this Constitution, if the activity of constitutional bodies and the effective use of legal means are rendered impossible. (Art. 32)

Slovakia, Slovak

Občania majú právo postaviť sa na odpor proti každému, kto by odstraňoval demokratický poriadok základných ľudských práv a slobôd uvedených v tejto ústave, ak činnosť ústavných orgánov a účinné použitie zákonných prostriedkov sú znemožnené. (Čl. 32)

Obligations of Private Parties

Solomon Islands, English

Whereas every person in Solomon Islands is entitled to the fundamental rights and freedoms of the individual, that is to say, the right, whatever his race, place of origin, political opinions, colour, creed or sex, but subject to respect for the rights and freedoms of others and for the public interest
... (Sec. 3)

Obligations of Private Parties

Vanuatu, English

Every person has the following fundamental duties3 to himself and his descendants and to others –

f. to respect the rights and freedoms of others and to cooperate fully with others in the interests of interdependence and solidarity;
… (Art. 7)

Vanuatu, French

Toute personne a les devoirs fondamentaux suivants envers elle-même, ses descendants et autrui:

f) respecter les droits et libertés d'autrui, et coopérer pleinement avec autrui dans l'intérêt de l'interdépendance et de la solidarité;
… (Art. 7)

Obligations of Private Parties

Vanuatu, English

(1) The Republic of Vanuatu recognises, that, subject to any restrictions imposed by law on non-citizens, all persons are entitled to the following fundamental rights and freedoms of the individual without discrimination on the grounds of race, place of origin, religious or traditional beliefs, political opinions, language or sex but subject to respect for the rights and freedoms of others and to the legitimate public interest in defence, safety, public order, welfare and health –
… (Art. 5)

Vanuatu, French

1) Sous réserve des restrictions que la Loi peut imposer aux non-citoyens et aux détenteurs de la double nationalité qui ne sont pas indigènes ou citoyens naturalisés et dans le respect des droits et libertés d'autrui et de l'intérêt public légitime en matière de défense, de sécurité, d'ordre public, de prospérité et de santé, la République de Vanuatu reconnaît que toute personne, sans distinction de race, lieu d'origine, croyances religieuses ou traditionnelles, opinions politiques, langue ou sexe jouit des droits fondamentaux et les libertés individuelles suivants:
... (Art. 5)

Obligations of Private Parties

Montenegro, English


Everyone shall be obliged to respect the rights and liberties of others. (Art. 6)

Montenegro, Montenegrin


Svako je obavezan da poštuje prava i slobode drugih. (Član 6)

Obligations of Private Parties

Ethiopia, Amharic


2. ማንኛውም ሰው የራሱን ስብዕና ከሌሎች ዜጐች መብቶች ጋር በተጣጣመ ሁኔታ በነጻ የማሳደግ መብት አለው፡፡
… (አንቀጽ 24)

Ethiopia, English


2. Everyone has the right to the free development of his personality in a manner compatible with the rights of other citizens.
… (Art. 24)

Obligations of Private Parties

Uganda, English

1. It is the duty of every citizen of Uganda-

b. to respect the rights and freedoms of others;
… (Art. 17)

Obligations of Private Parties

Uganda, English


2. The rights and freedoms of the individual and groups enshrined in this Chapter4 shall be respected, upheld and promoted by all organs and agencies of Government and by all persons. (Art. 20)

Obligations of Private Parties

Uganda, English

1. In the enjoyment of the rights and freedoms prescribed in this Chapter, no person shall prejudice the fundamental or other human rights and freedoms of others or the public interest.
… (Art. 43)

Obligations of Private Parties

South Sudan, English


2. The rights and freedoms of individuals and groups enshrined in this Bill shall be respected, upheld and promoted by all organs and agencies of Government and by all persons.
… (Art. 9)