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Celebration in Warsaw: The 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

December 07, 2018
Celebration in Warsaw: The 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

On December 10th, the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights will be celebrated with a Scientific Conference on «Legal Implications of Human Dignity» at the Polish Academy of Science in Warsaw, Poland, organized by the Polish judicial thinktank Ordo Iuris and European Christian Political Movement (ECPM), with Christian Coalition World (KKN) as a partner. 

Monday, December 10th is the exact 70th anniversary of the Declaration.

A statement from the organizer, Ordo Iuris, states: 

«We will not only celebrate this unique anniversary, but also consider the current and future state of human dignity in law, in particular in human rights. Human dignity that is indispensable for all legal institutions, in particular for the institution of marriage, family, rights and duties of parents and children. We will consider human dignity from a legal, anthropological, linguistic, pedagogical, bioethical and medical perspective»  

The confirmed speakers list is dr Tymoteusz Zych (Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński University in Warsaw); Nicola Speranza (Director General of FAFCE, Brussels); Leo van Doesburg (European Affairs and Policy Director of the European Christian Political Movement, Brussels); Benjamin Harnwell (Dignitatis Humanae Institute); Tomasz Rowiński (Editor, Christianitas); dr Marcin Kulczyk (University of Strasbourg, College of Banking in Torun, researcher associated with the European Center for Law and Justice in Strasbourg); dr hab. Beata Ecler-Nocoń (University of Silesia in Katowice); dr Krzysztof Szczucki (University of Warsaw); dr Błażej Kmieciak (Medical University of Lodz, Center for Bioethics of the Ordo Iuris Institute); dr n. med. Jennifer Castaneda (Institute of Mother and Child).

The conference is open.will take place between 14:00 and 19:00. Participants are provided with simultaneous translation.

We invite you to participate.

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