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2. Convention Against Discrimination in Education (1960)
(Adopted by the General Conference of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, Paris, France, 14 December 1960)

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ARTICLE 5

1. The States Parties to this Convention agree that:

a. Education shall be directed to the full development of the human personality and to the strengthening of respect for human rights and fundamental freedoms; it shall promote understanding, tolerance and friendship among all nations, racial or religious groups, and shall further the activities of the United Nations for the maintenance of peace;

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2. The States Parties to this Convention undertake to take all necessary measures to ensure the application of the principles enunciated in paragraph 1 of this Article.

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