|I am pleased that we are now undertaking to consider the substantive questions relating to the Draft Covenant on Human Rights in this Committee. It is particularly important at this time that the Assembly give adequate consideration to human rights. >>more...>>
Title: Statement on Draft Covenant on Human Rights
Author: Roosevelt, Eleanor
Date: December 31, 1951
- Human Rights
- Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Notes: Originally published in Department of State Bulletin, December 31, 1951, pp. 1059, 1064-1066.