On 7th December 2023, WCIA were delighted to host over 100 participants at Wales’ Temple of Peace, to mark the 75th ‘platinum anniversary’ of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights – with the generous support of Welsh Government in funding the event.
This feature article has been drawn together as a ‘resources page’ to curate and bring together the many contributions from speakers, Human Rights Defenders and participants.
Flickr Album of Event
The following recordings are being curated here as a ‘reference repository’ for ongoing follow-up work into New Year 2024.
- Event Chair and WCIA Trustee Nirushan Sidursan;
- Minister Jane Hutt;
- Counsel General Mick Antoniw;
- Deputy Minister Hannah Blythyn
Jon Alexander, ‘Citizens not Consumers’
Charles Whitmore, ‘Where are we now?’
Ukrainian Bandurist Duo
Human Rights Defenders – Round Tables
Participants had the opportunity to gain an in depth understanding of the personal experiences from 10 Human Rights Defenders, as round tables explored the ‘human library’ concept.