Human Rights and Developing Nations
Former President Carter and other participants discussed ways to enforce the United Nations' Declaration on Human Rights. The Declaration is in its fiftieth year. They focused on human rights in transitional societies.
People in this video
- Michael Douglas Actor
- Mary Robinson High Commissioner United Nations->Human Rights
- Wole Soyinka Nobel Laureate
- Desmond Tutu Archbishop (Former) Cape Town, South Africa->Anglican Church
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