Human Rights Day 2021: Theme, quotes and wishes to share
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- Human Rights Day is celebrated on December 10
- This year, the theme of Human Rights Day is “Equality, reduction of inequalities, promotion of human rights”
- The theme relates to “equality” and article 1 of the UDHR
Human Rights Day is celebrated on December 10 of each year. This day commemorates the date on which the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) in 1948.
Theme for Human Rights Day 2021
The theme for Human Rights Day 2021 is “Equality, Reducing Inequalities, Promoting Human Rights”.
The theme of this year’s Human Rights Day is linked to “equality” and article 1 of the UDHR – “All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights”.
Human Rights Day Quotes
- “A right delayed is a right denied.” – Martin Luther King jr
- Freedom means the supremacy of human rights everywhere. Our support goes to those who fight to obtain or keep these rights. Our strength is our unity of purpose. To this lofty concept there can be no end but victory. – Franklin D Roosevelt
- “To deny people their human rights is to question their very humanity. – Nelson Mandela
- The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of a man are threatened. “- John F Kennedy
- “Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” – Martin Luther King
Human Rights Day wishes
- Always be yourself and defend your rights because everyone has the freedom to express themselves well. Happy Human Rights Day!
- Human Rights Day reminds us of our powers to stop any injustice or abuse by any authority. Let us come together to celebrate these powerful rights.
- Human beings are born free and have the power to express themselves freely. I wish you a happy human rights day.
- We are all human and we are all born with dignity and equal rights and if someone takes away our rights it is our duty to fight back. Happy Human Rights Day!
- When the rights of a man are threatened, it means that the rights of every man are diminished and, therefore, we must all stand up for him. Happy Human Rights Day!