The culmination of such efforts was the 1990 Cairo Declaration on Human Rights in Islam, which presented a set of rights informed by conservative Islamic values and “Sharia,” or Islamic law. NO. Early Formulations and Influences. The booklet is divided into four chapters with links given on … Agrees to issue the Cairo Declaration on Human Rights in Islam that will serve as a general guidance for Member States in the Field of human rights. During the recent decades, this problem was more HUMAN RIGHTS, THE WEST AND ISLAM. Islam from within, and hamper just implementation of Islamic laws. The most basic right of a woman in Islam is the knowledge and recognition that she never has to ask or demand or fight for her rights which are guaranteed to her by Allah (SWT) Himself. 1- Agrees to issue the Cairo Declaration on Human Rights in Islam which will serve as a general guidance for Member States in the field of human rights. They are not examples of the defense of the human rights in Islam. This term, which is used as the title of this lecture, is related to many researches, whether regarding the Islamic legislation, creed, administration of justice, politics or financial matters. Human Rights in Islam By: Ayatollah al-Uzma Sayyid Ali Husaini Khamenei, Supreme Leader of Islamic Revolution Delivered on the occasion of the 5th Islamic Thought Conference 29-31st January, 1997 ***** The issue of human rights is one of the most fundamental human issues and also one of the most sensitive and controversial. As mentioned earlier, Islam focuses on justice.Human rights organizations focus on across the board equality, equality for men and women in everything, for example, which defies the laws of nature. Rights That Islam Gives to Women: Islam considers a woman to be equal to a man as a human … ANNEX TO RES. Human Rights The term “human rights,” or huqūq al-insān in Arabic, has only recently come into common use, as have the analogous terms huqūq-i insān in Persian, insan haklari in Turkish, and hak asasi anusia in Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian).. Therefore, we point out here the obligation that those who would like to study Islam objectively, should do so by studying it on its own merits, as a fully developed system, and The main article on this page is the booklet, "Human Rights in Islam" by Syed Maududi, a great Muslim scholar of the 20th century. Before I discuss the human rights in Islam I would like to explain a few points about two major approaches to the question of human rights: the Western and Islamic. Human rights in Islam view society collectively as a whole.Allah’s commands are the only way to determine right and wrong. Origin of The Term Human Rights In The West Among the rights that have been mentioned – a lot – in this era is what is called Human Rights. This will enable us to study the issue in its proper perspective and avoid some of the confu- sion which normally befogs such a discussion.