This year marks the 61st Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The United Nations Association of the United States, Oregon Division invites you to celebrate at the Human Rights Day Event:
Sunday, December 6, 2009
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
First United Methodist Church
1838 SW Jefferson, Portland, OR 97201
The keynote speaker is Greg Hamilton, President of the Northwest Religious Liberty Association, who will be speaking on the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the American Constitution.
The event also features Koffi Dessou, Executive Assistant in the Office of Human Relations, City of Portland, who will tell the story of his fight to ensure the rights for all in Togo, Africa.
Entertainment for the event includes the Thai Princess Dance performance by BAAN SAAN FUHN. Also be sure to visit the tables of the event’s co-sponsors and enjoy the refreshments.
You can actively participate in the event by signing up to read an article of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.