In Defence of Universal Human Rights

Narrain (centre) on the panel exploring the universality of human rights at UN. Photo courtesy Muslims for Progressive Values (MPV)
Narrain (centre) on the panel exploring the universality of human rights at UN. Photo courtesy Muslims for Progressive Values (MPV)

ARC’s Geneva Director Arvind Narrain explores the universality of human rights in the following presentation. The three theses in defence of human rights, was presented to  the side event on the topic organised by the Association for Women’s Rights in Development. The event on June 17, 2015 was staged as part of the annual full day discussion on the human rights of women, and the interactive dialogues with the Special Rapporteur on Violence against Women and the Working Group on Discrimination against Women during the 29th session of the Council.

 

Read Narrain’s full presentation “In Defence of Human Rights”

Full Bulletin of informal meetings held in parallel to the session.