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40th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

40th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

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Published by [HMSO] in [London] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementForeign and Commonwealth Office.
ContributionsGreat Britain. Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
The Physical Object
Pagination11p. ;
Number of Pages11
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21723714M

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To mark the 70th anniversary, The Salvation Army has published a booklet, Human Rights and The Salvation Army, that reflects on the past and suggests ways to secure the future of human rights. Summarising the Declaration, the UN states: ‘Human rights are rights inherent to all human beings, whatever our nationality, place of residence, sex. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (key messages, resources, text and audio languages, icons) 70th anniversary branding (visual, banner, posters) Branding guidelines Book launch with Rebecca Adami, "Women and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights" (5 Dec).

Few people know the role played by this legal scholar, whose efforts brought international attention to human rights issues in the 20 th Century. Humphrey was the principal author of the Universal Declaration for Human Rights, adopted by the United Nations in He gave the world a vision, upholding the principal that every human is, by. In the lead up to the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, join the United Nations in promoting and defending these universal principles. Be a human rights champion. Stand up for someone's rights today! #Standup4humanrights.


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