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Universal Declaration of Human Rights



Welcome to the Guide on the Universal Declaration of Human Rights !

This guide will help you find resources focusing on the Declaration. It provides links to relevant documents related to the history and the drafting process of the Declaration. It also highlights the collections of the UNOG Library on the topic - both print and online resources (books and articles). In addition, key UN Resources, websites, news feeds (RSS, twitter) and videos have been selected by your UNOG librarians to help you to keep up-to-date on this subject.

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Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UN Official webpage)

Find the UHDR in your language!

The Universal Declaration for Human Rights has been translated into 462 languages. Find it in your language, for your country or for your region using a new interface offered by the OHCHR Library. The Declaration is also available in two sign languages - English (UK) and Spanish (Caribbean).

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