Originally published as part of the fourth edition of Leisure, Sport and Tourism, Politics, Policy and Planning, this chapter has been revised and expanded to include the new edition of the WLO Charter for Leisure, a discussion of intellectual property rights and case studies of: TV sport spectatorship; Disability and access to culture; Gender equity in access to sport; and Measuring the right to leisure time internationally. A free copy can be downloaded  via the Charter for Leisure Biblography on the WLO website at: https://www.worldleisure.org/human-rights-and-citizenship-rights-for-leisure-sport-tourism-and-culture_2021/