Universal Declaration of Human Rights 25th anniversary

 

Bangladesh - stamp Universal Declaration of Human Rights 25th anniversary 1973In 1973 the 25th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was celebrated.

 

In New York the second United Nations Prize for Human Rights was awarded to:

 

Dr. Taha Hussein (Egypt), Professor of Literature

C. Wilfred Jenks (posthumously) (UK), Director-General of International Labour Office

Maria Lavalle Urbina (Mexico), Lawyer, Professor

Bishop Abel Muzorewa (Namibia), President of the ANC, Bishop of United Methodist Church

Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam (Mauritius), Prime Minister of Mauritius

U Thant (Myanmar), Secretary-General of the United Nations

 

 

Stamp catalogue

 

Bangladesh                                        10 December 1973

German Democratic Republic              20 November 1973

Tunisia                                             10 December 1973

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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