Tag: united nations human rights

A History of LGBT rights at the UN

10th December 1948 and the UN General Assembly adopts the ‘Universal Declaration of Human Rights’. It states that: “All human beings are born free and...

What is the Human Rights Council?

What is it? What is the Human Rights Council? The United Nations Human Rights Council is an assembly of 47 countries, which meets to discuss...

What is a human right?

What is it? What is a Human Right? From the start of our lives, because we are human beings, there are certain things our governments...