What does it mean to be a citizen of my country? - Coggle Diagram
What does it mean to be a citizen of my country?
Citizenship shaped by Legal Status
How to be a citizen of Singapore?
By country of birth
What does it mean to be a citizen of Singapore?
You are under the constitution (highest law of the land) which means
Source of the government's power
Limits the government's power
Guards the basic rights of individuals
Protects minority interests
Through these laws, you have rights such as
preserve your life
own your possessions
Citizenship shaped by Identity and Participation
having a sense of identity
share common beliefs and way of life
creates the desire to be involved in the affairs of the country and make it a better place to live in
Participating in public affairs
citizens contribute towards the good of society
Contributes towards greater ownership and commitment