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60th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Posted by hausaonline on Tuesday, December 9, 2008

Tomorrow is the 60th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. On December 10th, 1948 the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. This declaration has since been translated into more than 300 languages, including Hausa. The following sentence is taken from that translation:

Dukkan yan-adam suna da mutunci, kuma suna da hakkoki na kowa daidai da na kowa, wad’anda ba za a iya kwace musu ba…

In an older post,  I mentioned that the Hausa translation of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights needs revision.

3 Responses to “60th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights”

  1. Aliyu said

    Pls I need copy and next invitation

  2. sinolize said

    myChatNet.com put the U.N. Human Rights Declaration into language pairs. I feel this is very interesting. Even though it is for language learning purposes, it helps to promote the awareness of human rights.

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