Human Rights Day is observed every year on 10 December. The day the United Nations General Assembly adopted, in 1948, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
This year, Human Rights Day kicks off a year-long campaign to mark the upcoming 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, a milestone document. It is the most translated document in the world, available in more than 500 languages. The Campaign is named as #standup4humanrights.
Static/Current Takeaways Important for RBI Assistant Mains 2017 Exam-
- UN Secretary-General: Antonio Guterres, Headquarters- New York, USA.
Source- United Nations