Tag Archives: Human Rights Reports

Human Rights Day 2015

On December 10, 1948, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.* Since this date in 1950, the UN and other human rights organizations have observed Human Rights Day. The UN is devoting this year’s Human … Continue reading

Posted in Just News, Lost in the Stacks (Reference) | Tagged , , , ,

U.S. Deptartment of State: 2011 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices

On May 24, 2012, the Secretary of State submitted the 2011 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices (Human Rights Reports) to the United States Congress. The Human Rights Reports provide the facts underlying U.S. efforts to promote respect for human … Continue reading

Posted in Lost in the Stacks (Reference) | Tagged , , , ,