Topic 33: Democracy and citizenship - Coggle Diagram
Topic 33: Democracy and citizenship
A RENEWED VISION
Same rights and same obligations.
The Constitution and the law guarantee diversity, by recognizing us as citizens.
We must learn to live in democracy.
We Ecuadorians must fight for the development of democracy:
Guarantee of medical and educational services.
Fight the crime - attack its bases.
Confront corruption, especially in the highest spheres.
Fight poverty and social injustice.
Fight against domestic violence.
WHAT IS TO BE A CITIZEN?
A citizen is an engaged member of a political community.
A country confers certain rights and privileges.
Citizens are expected to obey the laws of their country and defend it against its enemies.
A person can become a citizen of a country by birth, registration, naturalization and donation.
Citizenship by birth is automatic.
Citizenship is gained by meeting the legal requirements of a national, state or local government.