Stand up for International Human Rights Day!

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Stand up for International Human Rights Day!

To deny people their human rights is to challenge their very humanity.” -Nelson Mandela –

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It’s Human Rights Day! 65 Years ago today, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was created.

On this important day, I ask that all of our World Changers dig deep and strive to intensify our advocacy and fundraising efforts to fulfill our collective responsibility to promote and protect the rights and dignity of all people everywhere.

Many challenges lie ahead in the struggle to promote and enhance the dignity, freedom, and rights of all human beings. In the past two decades, however, significant progress has been made.

The following are 20 of the most  important achievements accomplished since 1993: http://at20.ohchr.org/achievements.html

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