The Scientology front group Youth for Human Rights will hold a conference at the United Nations Headquarters in New York from August 27th – 29th. Representatives from around the world will participate, and awards will be presented to those who have made contributions towards the organization’s goals.
The 12th annual Youth for Human Rights International Human Rights Summit 2015 to be held in New York from August 27th to the 29th with Conferences at the United Nations Headquarters, brings youth from around the world together to make Human Rights a global reality.
Youth for Human Rights International is proud to co-organize the Summit with Human Rights Department of the Church of Scientology International and supporting organizations. International Youth Ambassadors will present their respective Human Rights Education activities. The Human Rights Heroes 2015 awards will be presented to acknowledge those who have made outstanding contributions in the field of Human Rights.
The purpose of Youth for Human Rights International (YHRI) is to teach youth about human rights, specifically the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), and inspire them to become advocates for tolerance and peace. The mission of YHRI is educational and apolitical, focusing on teaching universal human rights as set out in the United Nations UDHR. Our accomplishments of the previous year and our goals for the following year will be covered at the Summit.
SUMMARY OF EVENTS:
August 27 – International Human Rights Summit [at UN HQs]
August 28 – Leadership Workshop for Youth Delegates [at UN HQs]
August 29 – Multi-Cultural Human Rights Celebration