70 Years Later, Can We Still Afford Human Rights?

10 December is “International Human Rights Day”. This date was not chosen by chance; it is the date on which the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (“UDHR”) was adopted. This year, we celebrate the Declaration’s 70th anniversary. It was indeed in 1948, a few years after humanity revealed its darkest facets, that the UDHR was proclaimed “a common standard of achievement for all people and all nations”.

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