ELEANOR’S DREAM 1948 to 2008: The State of Human Rights at the United Nations

Executive Summary Six decades ago, on December 10, 1948, the United Nations adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the magna carta for mankind. The historic proclamation was created by a drafting committee that included Eleanor Roosevelt, founding chair of the UN Human Rights Commission, Rene Cassin of …

Issue 183: UN Watch Releases New Report at United Nations Press Briefing: ‘Eleanor’s Dream’

UN Watch Releases New Report at United Nations Press Briefing: ‘Eleanor’s Dream’ On the historic occasion of the 60th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, UN Watch today released a major new report, Eleanor’s Dream: The State of Human Rights at the United Nations, …