Achieving that aim requires the United Nations, governments, and civil society to act in concert, to establish and monitor human rights standards and to promote human rights education.
The 11th World Human Rights Congress was organised by Indian Institute of Human Rights on United Nations Human Rights Day 10th December 2010 at New Delhi.
The 11th World Human Rights Congress was organised by Indian Institute of Human Rights on United Nations Human Rights Day 10th December 2010 at New Delhi. The theme for the 11th World Human Rights Congress was Human Rights and Millennium Development Goals. The function was attended by a galaxy of Ambassadors from various countries, Human Rights activists and Human Rights students. Here Dr. Rahul Rai Director Indian Institute of Human Rights is presenting the 2010 Universal Human Rights Promotion Award to Mr. Francois Stamm, Head of Regional Delegation, International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC).
The French Government recognised Dr. Rahul Rai. Director. Indian Institute of Human Rights as "Personnalites d avenir (Young Promising Leader) and invited him to Paris to meet senators, senior functionaries of various Ministries and Human Rights bodies. Dr. Rahul Rai was in Paris from 21st March 2010 to 27th March 2010.
The Ministry of External and European Affairs. Government of France had drawn an elaborate proramme for Dr. Rahul Rai in order to introduce him to the top personalities of the French Republic involved in the promotion of Human Rights. The following photographs give a brief sketch of his visit as "Personnalites davenir" to Paris.
*"Peace can only last where human rights are respected, where the
people are fed, and where individuals and nations are free."
-- 14th Dalai Lama
* "You can chain me, you can torture me, you can destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind."
-- Mahatma Gandhi
* "Injustice anywhere is threat to justice everywhere."
-- Martin Luther King
French Government Recognises Dr. Rahul Rai as "Personnalites d avenir.Mr. M. Emmanuel Decux, Director, Research Centre on Human Rights and Humananitarian Law, (CRDH), University of Paris and Mr. Jérome Benzimra – Hazan, Secretary General, CRDH alongwith Ph.D students of University of Paris discussing the possibilities of academic collaboration with Dr. Rahul Rai, Director. Indian Institute of Human Rights.