UN Forum 2012: human rights for all


This short animation is the seventh in a series of nine, created to highlight UNA-UK’s policy priorities and the wide-ranging work of the UN. The full set will be screened for the first time at UN Forum 2012 – a ‘must’ for anyone interested in international affairs.

The event will feature a high-level discussion on human rights, chaired by H.E. Kamalesh Sharma, Secretary-General of the Commonwealth, with presentations by:

- Steve Crawshaw, Director of the Office of the Secretary-General, Amnesty International
– Dr Chaloka Beyani, UN Special Rapporteur on Internally Displaced Persons
– Tawakkol Karman, Yemeni human rights activist and Nobel Peace Laureate (tbc)
– Baroness (Helena) Kennedy QC (tbc)
– Afsane Bassir-Pour, Director, UN Regional Information Centre (tbc)

Visit una.org.uk/forum to book your place today!

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