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Posted by: Mihaela Bucatari
News / Social
10 Dec. 2019 / 10:45
International Human Rights Day marked today
International Human Rights Day is observed on December 10th each year.This date marks December 10th 1948 when the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights, adopted by the UN General Assembly on December 10th 1948, was the result of the experience of the second world war. It is considered a milestone document in the history of human rights. The theme for this year’s commemoration is “Stand up for Human Rights”.
The day is celebrated by organizing the political conferences, meetings, exhibitions, cultural events, debates and many more programs to discuss all the issues of human rights. Several governmental, civil and nongovernmental associations actively take part in the human rights event celebration.
Moldova has taken steps to create the conditions under which the human rights guarantee would be ensured, the biggest achievements being the creation and implementation of national, regional and international human rights mechanisms.