Article of the Week – Article 7

This is week’s right is about your right to have a name. Our name identifies us from other people and although some people have the same name, the name you have is yours and no one has the right to take that from you. We are also given middle names which are unique to us and a family name known as our surname. Do you know how your name was decided? Do you know the origins of your surname?

A reminder of what Article 7 means:


Time to think:


Rights Respecting Tasks you can carry out at home:

Here is the link to the video about the name jar

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