First Congress of Democracy and Human Rights in the Americas 2020
On October 15, 2020, at 4:00 pm, the first Democracy and Human Rights Congress in the Americas 2020 will be broadcast live on facebook, Zoom, GoToMeeting and Instagram. Organized by Alfredo Santamaría, political scientist and community leader together with Zarai Maza president and founder of the Guardians of Human Rights (GOHR ) Foundation. The Latin American United Foundations, the OAS civil organization 79, United for Human Rights Florida and Youth for Human Rights Tampa will participate. Guests will include Dr. Jorge Porras Benedetti, an International Speaker with a PhD in Theology, Dr. Xavier Suarez, Miami Dade County Commissioner among the 8 speakers along with Ms Sandra Moreno, the President of Youth for Human Rights Tampa. The reason for the Congress is to discuss the current democracy. Starting from the fact that democracy is a Human Right, number 21 in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights of the United Nations. “Human Right # 21, The Right to Democracy. 1. Everyone has the right to take part in the government of his country, directly or through freely chosen representatives. 2. Everyone has the right to equal access to public service in his country. 3. The will of the people shall be the basis of the authority of government; this will be expressed in periodic and genuine elections which shall be by universal and equal suffrage and shall be held by secret vote or by equivalent free voting procedures.” www.youthforhumanrights.org @humanrightstampa L. Ronald Hubbard said, “Human rights must be a reality, not an idealistic dream."
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