Sunday, 7 December 2008
Universal Declaration of Human Rights
On 10th December is the 60th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
Human Rights Day is observed by the international community every year on 10 December. It commemorates the day in 1948 the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
United Nations Office of the High Comissioner for Human Rights.
UNIVERSAL DECLARATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS. FULL TEXT (pdf) or web
Read the related news on United Nations website.
Visit the Council of Europe related news website.
Read the related news on Unesco website too.
Unesco has developed six internationally-agreed education goals that are aimed to meet the learning needs of all children, youth and adults by 2015. Read a short presentation for children in my Primary English blog.
Watch this video by Amnesty International.