By L. M. Singhvi
This e-book bargains with modern problems with important worldwide difficulty on human rights, setting and improvement, and faith, and within the textual content of his 1993 Rede Lecture--which varieties the foundation for the book--the writer offers his personal analytical reviews on present pondering on those matters. additionally incorporated are declarations from 3 significant meetings: the Earth Summit at Rio de Janeiro in 1992, and the U.N. global convention on Human Rights in Vienna and the Parliament of World's Religions in Chicago, either in 1993. the writer led delegations to those meetings, and was once heavily linked to their deliberations.
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Additional resources for A Tale of Three Cities: The 1993 Rede Lecture and Related Summit Declarations (Rede Lecture, 1993)
70. The World Conference on Human Rights requests the SecretaryGeneral of the United Nations to submit proposals to the United Nations General Assembly, containing alternatives for the establishment, structure, operational modalities and funding of the proposed programme. 71. The World Conference on Human Rights recommends that each State consider the desirability of drawing up a national action plan identifying steps whereby that State would improve the promotion and protection of human rights.
91. The World Conference on Human Rights views with concern the issue of impunity of perpetrators of human rights violations, and supports the efforts of the Commission on Human Rights and the Sub-Commission on Prevention of Discrimination and Protection of Minorities to examine all aspects of the issue. 92. The World Conference on Human Rights recommends that the Commission on Human Rights examine the possibility for better implementation of existing human rights instruments at the international and regional levels and encourages the International Law Commission to continue its work on an international criminal court.
The World Conference on Human Rights recommends that the General Assembly proclaim an international decade of the world's indigenous people, to begin from January 1994, including action-orientated programmes, to be decided upon in partnership with indigenous people. An appropriate voluntary trust fund should be set up for this purpose. In the framework of such a decade, the establishment of a permanent forum for indigenous people in the United Nations system should be considered. Migrant workers 33.