Human Rights Day

Human Rights Day was instituted by the United Nations in 1950 to observe the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, which occurred on December, 10 1948 in Paris. This year’s campaign is “Stand up for someone’s rights today,” and you can contribute to their cause and learn more about the Declaration and Human Rights Day by visiting¬†http://www.standup4humanrights.org/en/. Click through for more facts about Human Rights Day and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

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