Student Resource Sheet for ages 12-14 in Human Rights and Refugees: Universal Declaration of Human Rights (abbreviated)

Teaching Tools, 10 May 2007

Now, therefore THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY proclaims this Universal Declaration of Human Rights as a common standard of achievement for all peoples and all nations, to the end that every individual and every organ of society, keeping this Declaration constantly in mind, shall strive by teaching and education to promote respect for these rights and freedoms:

(Source: University of Minnesota Peace and Environment Resource Centre)