The United Nations Commission on Human Rights and Freedom of Religion or Belief

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Since its establishment in 1946, pursuant to article 68 of the united nations charter, the commission on human rights has been actively involved in efforts to define, promote, and protect freedom of religion or belief as one of the most basic human rights and fundamental freedoms. In terms of standard setting and implementation, three stages can be distinguished in the commission’s work.keywordsracial discriminationnongovernmental organization54th sessconscientious objectionannual resolutionthese keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFacilitating Freedom of Religion or Belief
Subtitle of host publicationA Deskbook
EditorsT. Lindholm, C. Cole Durham, B.G. Tahzib -Lie
PublisherMartinus Nijhoff Publishes
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2004

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