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Promotion of human rights measure

Last update date February 18, 2020

Yokohama-shi human rights measure basics guideline

"Yokohama-shi human rights measure basics guideline" shows basic posture to promote with viewpoint of respect for human rights about every measure, business of Yokohama-shi and is thing thing to clarify big picture of approach of human rights measure in Yokohama-shi.
We devised "Yokohama-shi human rights measure basics guideline" in 1998 and, based on the situation that response to new human rights problem and legislation about human rights advanced to in 2011 and 2016, revised.
Based on contents of this guideline, include viewpoint of respect for human rights in various basic plan and action plan such as "Yokohama-shi basics plan" (long-term vision) and "four years plan 2018-2021 in the middle of Yokohama-shi", general by human rights measure; by promoting systematically, toward solution of problems about human rights, work for all agencies.
In addition, systematic by human rights enlightenment for citizen; and "basic plan about human rights education, enlightenment" devises "Yokohama-shi human rights enlightenment promotion plan" based on "Yokohama-shi human rights measure basics guideline" (2002 development, 2011 change Ministry of Justice) (the outside site) to perform premeditatedly.

Public awareness investigation about human rights

Once in five years, we carry out "public awareness investigation about human rights" to grasp consciousness about human rights of citizen's everybody in Yokohama-shi, and to promote future human rights measure. Based on findings, we promote human rights measure including more effective human rights enlightenment corresponding to needs of citizen's everybody and, with citizen's, respect human rights each other and aim at social realization to live together.

Civil Rights Commissioner

It is private various places that the Minister of Justice entrusted with that Civil Rights Commissioner watches so that human rights of everybody are not violated and that it is adviser when there is infringement and copes appropriately, and to measure relief. 86 (as of July 1, 2018) committee members are working in about 14,000 people, Yokohama-shi now in the whole country. We usually work on human rights consultation and utilize places such as human rights enlightenment lecture or inhabitant of a ward Festival and perform enlightenment activity to deepen understanding about importance of human rights by Yokohama-shi and collaboration.
When you have a problem with the issue of human rights when human rights were violated, please talk with Civil Rights Commissioner. Consultation is free, and secret is kept firmly.
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Cooperation, cooperation with human rights group

Administration and human rights group perform business with each role to work on the issue of human rights based on "Yokohama-shi human rights measure basics guideline" in the whole society.
What we have confirms thing along purpose of Yokohama-shi citizen collaboration bylaw together and judges strong relation with working on overall issue of human rights, there being the results of various activities about human rights, public institution except Motoichi generally on choosing coping group.
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About the issue of Dowa, we work while cooperating with affiliate including life consultation.

  • The Community Liberation Alliance Kanagawa alliance society Yokohama-shi meeting
  • Kanagawa area human rights campaign alliance meeting Yokohama Branch
  • All-Japan Dowa Association Kanagawa alliance society Yokohama Branch

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Civic Affairs Bureau human rights section

Telephone: 045-671-2718

Telephone: 045-671-2718

Fax: 045-681-5453

E-Mail address [email protected]

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