International Day for the Abolition of Slavery 2 December
Today, governments, civil society and the private sector must unite to eradicate all contemporary forms of slavery. … Together, let us do our utmost for the millions of victims throughout the world who are held in slavery and deprived of their human rights and dignity – Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Message for the International Day for the Abolition of Slavery on 2 December 2012
The International Day for the Abolition of Slavery, 2 December, marks the date of the adoption, by the General Assembly, of the United Nations Convention for the Suppression of the Traffic in Persons and of the Exploitation of the Prostitution of Others (resolution 317(IV) of 2 December 1949).
- Role of religion in the Abolition movement (kprudchenko.wordpress.com)
- Why 18th Century individuals considered African people racially inferior (kprudchenko.wordpress.com)