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We worked as eighteen representatives of Government on the Human Rights Commission. We are very happy to know that UNESCO accepted the first fruits of our labor and adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. You know what it will mean if all the various Commissions of UNESCO really help to tell the people of the various countries about this document.  >>more...>>

Title:     Making Human Rights Come Alive
Author:    Roosevelt, Eleanor
Date:     September, 1949

Type:     Article

Listed Under:
Human Rights
Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Notes:     Originally published in Phi Delta Kappan 31 (September 1949): 23-33. Speech to the Second National Conference on UNESCO, Cleveland, Ohio, April 1, 1949.