Human Rights Day

10 Dec 2018  Mon

On 10th December 1948, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Deceleration of Human Right or Human Right Days. This year the Human Right Day celebrates its 70th anniversary. This milestone was documented which proclaimed the inalienable rights were everyone is inherently entitled to as a human being regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, language, political or other opinions, national or social origin, property, birth or another status. It is the most translated documented in the world and available in 500 hundred languages.

Universal Declaration of Human Rights is the foundation of International Human Rights Law, the first universal statement. It is drafted by the representatives of diverse legal and cultural backgrounds from all regions of the world, the Declaration sets out universal values and a common standard of achievement for all peoples and all nations. It establishes the equal dignity and worth of every person. These Human Rights empowers all the being around global, the principles of this declaration are as valid today as they were in 1948.

Human Rights are also the heart of the Sustainable Development Goals, as in absence of this rights on cannot achieve the sustainable goal. India Post also issued a stamp in 2008, to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Universal Deceleration of Human Rights from India.

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