30 November 2021
The Preamble and SVG’s Constitution

The Preamble and SVG’s Constitution


The Constitution of St Vincent and the Grenadines (“SVG’s Constitution”) has what is known as a preamble. This preamble is located before the Bi...
23 November 2021
Guardians of fundamental rights and freedoms

Guardians of fundamental rights and freedoms


In St. Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG), we have what is known as the doctrine of separation of powers. This is a principle of good governance which i...
16 November 2021
The Constitution and the Bill of Rights in SVG

The Constitution and the Bill of Rights in SVG


The Constitution of St Vincent and the Grenadines (“SVG’s Constitution”), which is the supreme law in SVG, outlines many fundamental rights and ...
09 November 2021
The three generations of human rights

The three generations of human rights


Human rights are indivisible, interrelated, and interdependent. Nevertheless, in order to better appreciate and understand human rights, various perso...
02 November 2021
Human rights in SVG

Human rights in SVG


Due to its rapid development after World Wars I and II, most, if not all States have been influenced in one way or another by contemporary internation...
19 October 2021
History of human rights

History of human rights


WHERE DID THE idea of human rights come from? The true origin and history of human rights is largely debateable. However, what we do know from the...
12 October 2021
Defining human rights

Defining human rights


“What are human rights?”, “Who do they belong to?”, and “Where did they come from?”, are just a few questions that one may ask, when they...
05 October 2021
Empowerment!

Empowerment!


You are special, you are worthy, you are amazing, you are powerful,… From the day that you were born into this world, you were born with dignity,...