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A/73/227: Universality, cultural diversity and cultural rights - Report of the Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights


25 July 2018

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Cultural rights


To mark the seventieth anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the Special Rapporteur examines the cultural rights approach to the universality of human rights, and the close interrelationship between universality and cultural diversity. She enumerates current threats to universality, calling for foundational renewal and vigorous defence of this principle.