1. Amnesty International's Report 2008, the organization's annual global assessment of human rights, published on the 60th anniversary year of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, covers 150 countries.〔【出典】アムネスティ発表国際ニュース（2008年5月28日） 〕
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights was adopted on December 10th, 1948."MB003567", "2472453"
When the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was adopted in 1948, eight countries had abolished the death penalty in law or practice.〔【出典】アムネスティ発表国際ニュース（2008年12月18日） 〕
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights was adopted on this day in 1948."MB002539", "2472454"
"While 45 of the 50 countries that have announced their candidacy as of 13 April are party to the two International Covenants -- which together with the Universal Declaration of Human Rights form the International Bill of Rights -- some candidate countries have not even signed either Covenant," said Macpherson.〔【出典】アムネスティ発表国際ニュース（2006年4月19日） 〕
He explained that, "Some Asian governments have contended that the standards of human rights laid down in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights are those advocated by the West and cannot be applied to Asia and others parts of the Third World because of differences in culture and differences in social and economic development.〔【出典】Hiragana Times, 1997年12月号◆【出版社】株式会社ヤック企画 〕"HT134032", "2309788"
The Human Rights Defenders and Promoters organization is believed to have been established in 2006 to carry out human rights education activities based on the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.〔【出典】アムネスティ発表国際ニュース（2007年4月20日） 〕
"Governments today must show the same degree of vision, courage and commitment that led the United Nations to adopt the Universal Declaration of Human Rights sixty years ago."〔【出典】アムネスティ発表国際ニュース（2008年5月28日） 〕
"The death penalty is a cruel, inhuman and degrading punishment and violates the right to life as proclaimed in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights", said Guadalupe Marengo, Deputy Director of Amnesty International's Americas program.〔【出典】アムネスティ発表国際ニュース（2010年10月5日） 〕
Amnesty International's Report 2008, shows that sixty years after the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was adopted by the United Nations, people are still tortured or ill-treated in at least 81 countries, face unfair trials in at least 54 countries and are not allowed to speak freely in at least 77 countries.〔【出典】アムネスティ発表国際ニュース（2008年5月28日） 〕
These rights are contained in the Constitution of Guinea-Bissau, the Guinea-Bissau Freedom of the Press Law and in the African Charter on Human and Peoples Rights （African Charter） to which Guinea-Bissau is a state party, as well as other international human rights treaties and standards including the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights （ICCPR） and the Universal Declaration on Human Rights.〔【出典】アムネスティ発表国際ニュース（2007年8月16日） 〕
Throughout its history, Amnesty International has evolved and adapted to meet the challenges presented by a rapidly changing world. Its on-going work for prisoners of conscience - tens of thousands of whom have been released since 1961 - is now accompanied by action to uphold the whole spectrum of rights enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.〔【出典】アムネスティ発表国際ニュース（2011年5月24日） 〕
Article 7 of the Constitution declares, moreover, that "the state shall abide by the UN Charter, international treaties, international conventions that Afghanistan has signed, and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights".〔【出典】アムネスティ発表国際ニュース（2006年3月22日） 〕
However, the organization believes that the right to refuse to perform military service for reasons of conscience is inherent in the notion of freedom of thought, conscience and religion as recognized under the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights.〔【出典】アムネスティ発表国際ニュース（2009年8月6日） 〕
"Every execution is an affront to human dignity - a human rights violation of premeditated cruelty that denies the right to life enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights."〔【出典】アムネスティ発表国際ニュース（2007年6月27日） 〕
Several of its members have been detained by the authorities since it was established, including for distributing copies of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in Burmese.〔【出典】アムネスティ発表国際ニュース（2007年4月20日） 〕
Amnesty International believes the right to refuse to perform military service for reasons of conscience is part of freedom of thought, conscience and religion, as recognised in Article 18 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and Article 18 of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, which the USA has ratified.〔【出典】アムネスティ発表国際ニュース（2009年8月6日） 〕
Amnesty International has a long history of working with the entertainment industry to raise awareness of human rights, including the famous Secret Policeman's Ball comedy and music shows in the UK and the international Human Rights Now! concert tour.〔【出典】アムネスティ発表国際ニュース（2007年10月12日） 〕
Amnesty International reminded the Iraqi government that it is a fundamental principle of international human rights law, including international treaties that have been ratified by and are binding on Iraq, that "All human beings are equal in dignity and rights" and are entitled to all rights and freedom set forth in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, without distinction of any kind, such as on grounds of race, sex, religion, political, or other status, including sexual orientation and gender identity.〔【出典】アムネスティ発表国際ニュース（2009年4月9日） 〕
In this, the 60th anniversary year of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights （UDHR） on World Refugee Day, Amnesty International calls on states to reaffirm everyone's right to seek and to enjoy asylum from persecution, as recognized in the words of article 14 of the UDHR.〔【出典】アムネスティ発表国際ニュース（2008年6月20日） 〕
Sixty years after the signing of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the same governments can and should deliver an effective agreement on international arms transfers with human rights at its heart."〔【出典】アムネスティ発表国際ニュース（2008年9月17日） 〕
The declaration proclaims the fundamental ideals of human rights."MB003567", "2480889"
The Award announcement also cited U2's promotion of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, which features prominently on a giant video screen during all concerts on U2's current "Vertigo" World Tour.〔【出典】アムネスティ発表国際ニュース（2005年12月10日） 〕
The international community marked the 60th anniversary of the UDHR by adopting a historic instrument that secures access to justice for everyone whose economic, social and cultural rights are violated and who is denied a remedy at the national level.〔【出典】アムネスティ発表国際ニュース（2008年12月11日） 〕
The beheading is counter to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and comes at a time when there is a clear international trend away from the use of the death penalty.〔【出典】アムネスティ発表国際ニュース（2008年4月25日） 〕