Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina addressed a programme marking the Human Rights Day-2019. The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) organized the event at the Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel in the capital in assistance with UNDP's human rights programme.
This year the theme of the day is : 'Youth standing up for the human rights'.
Human Rights Day is observed by the international community on 10 December every year. It commemorates the day in 1948, when the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
Source: The Prime Minister's Office