PPL – Human Rights (Lecture 11) final

PPL – Human Rights (Lecture 11) final - PPL...

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PPL – Human Rights (Lecture 11) The United Nations and Human Rights Purposes of the United Nations: o To achieve international co-operation in … promoting and encouraging respect for human rights and for fundamental freedoms for all without distinction. o Promoting universal respect for; and observance of, human rights and fundamental freedoms for all.’ Universal Declaration of Human Rights (1948) International protection: o A text that most states would agree to (declaration of the general assembly – Universal declaration of human rights), in such a nature that is not binding. o It is thus not a legal instrument, but has agreed states of rights that most states are able to agree with. Preamble Recognition of the inherent dignity and of the equal and inalienable rights of all members of the human family is the foundation of freedom, justice and peace in the world. o Maybe such recognitions are not what every human processes, but they prevent disputes o The UN is not only preventing the use of force, but also bringing in a minimum standard of how to protect their people.
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This note was uploaded on 09/27/2011 for the course FINANCE 1001 taught by Professor Profassorted during the Three '11 term at University of Adelaide.

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PPL – Human Rights (Lecture 11) final - PPL...

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