10 December 2017

International Human Rights Day

Theme: Stand Up for Someone’s Rights Today!

Disrespect for basic human rights continues to be a globally widespread issue.  We must reaffirm our common humanity.

This year’s theme for Human Rights Day encourages everyone to take a stand for anyone at risk of discrimination or violence. This Day commemorates the day in 1948 the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

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