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[Statement] International Human Rights Day: Asian Governments Must Uphold the Right to Democracy
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For Immediate Release International Human Rights Day: Asian Governments Must Uphold the Right to Democracy (Seoul, 10 December 2016) On this International Human Rights Day that is celebrated all over the world, the Asia Democracy Network (ADN), congratulate the peoples of Asia for their determined and continued struggle for the right to democracy as enshrined in Article 21 of the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights, which stipulates that “The

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[Statement] ADN/S4/2013/DEC Human Rights Day

ADN/S4/2013/DEC Dear Friends, Sixty five years ago today, after the atrocities against mankind during World War II, the international community came together to create a consensus and define the insufficient definition of basic fundamental rights human beings are entitled to and adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR). Thereafter, 20 years ago the Vienna Declaration was adopted reaffirming the rights established in the UDHR. This

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