Human Rights Day (10 December)

A short film about Human Rights Day 2016, detailing the United Nations’ relationship with Human Rights efforts and calling people to action.
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"Stand up for someone's rights today!" was the theme for Human Rights Day 2016. Human Rights Day is observed every year on 10 December. It commemorates the day on which, in 1948, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. 

"Stand up for someone's rights today!" was the theme for Human Rights Day 2016. Human Rights Day is observed every year on 10 December. It commemorates the day on which, in 1948, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

Click here to view Secretary Genera's Message on Human Rights Day 2016

"Stand up for someone's rights today!" was the theme for Human Rights Day 2016. Human Rights Day is observed every year on 10 December. It commemorates the day on which, in 1948, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

Click here to view Secretary Genera's Message on Human Rights Day 2016

"Stand up for someone's rights today!" was the theme for Human Rights Day 2016. Human Rights Day is observed every year on 10 December. It commemorates the day on which, in 1948, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

Click here to view Secretary Genera's Message on Human Rights Day 2016

"Stand up for someone's rights today!" was the theme for Human Rights Day 2016. Human Rights Day is observed every year on 10 December. It commemorates the day on which, in 1948, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

Click here to view Secretary Genera's Message on Human Rights Day 2016

"Stand up for someone's rights today!" was the theme for Human Rights Day 2016. Human Rights Day is observed every year on 10 December. It commemorates the day on which, in 1948, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

Click here to view Secretary Genera's Message on Human Rights Day 2016

"Stand up for someone's rights today!" was the theme for Human Rights Day 2016. Human Rights Day is observed every year on 10 December. It commemorates the day on which, in 1948, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

Click here to view Secretary Genera's Message on Human Rights Day 2016

"Stand up for someone's rights today!" was the theme for Human Rights Day 2016. Human Rights Day is observed every year on 10 December. It commemorates the day on which, in 1948, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

Click here to view Secretary Genera's Message on Human Rights Day 2016

"Stand up for someone's rights today!" was the theme for Human Rights Day 2016. Human Rights Day is observed every year on 10 December. It commemorates the day on which, in 1948, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

Click here to view Secretary Genera's Message on Human Rights Day 2016