HUMAN RIGHTS ESSAY COMPETITION

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 12:30

The Human Rights Essay Competition, is open to all students in university and Higher Learning Institutions in Uganda.

What do human rights mean to you?

Reflect on the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) and share your thoughts and hopes for a world in which everyone’s human rights are respected.

To take part: Submit your essay of 1,500 words (maximum) on a human rights theme of your choice, and provide: name, age, gender, institution and phone contact to: public.information.uganda@ohchr.org.

Deadline: 22 November 2018.

The winners will be invited to the Human Rights Day celebrations on 10 December 2018 in Kampala and will receive an award. Their essays will also be published on UHRC and UN OHCHR websites.

Submit your essay to: public.information.uganda@ohchr.org

For further information, Contact: uhrc@uhrc.ug (0417-735-300) or public.information.uganda@ohchr.org (0417-300-300).

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