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A Celebration of World Peace Day
Secretary-General Kurt Waldheim gives closing remarks after an ecumenical service, reinforcing the importance of promoting peace to escalate human dignity and achieve harmony in all societies.
Press Conference: Croatia and Bosnia
Alija Izetbegović, President of Bosnia and Herzegovina, and Franjo Tuđman, President of Croatia, discuss the friendship agreement between the two countries prior to its deterioration and the continuation of conflicts in Yugoslavia.
International Covenants on Human Rights
U.S. President Jimmy Carter and Secretary-General Kurt Waldheim speak after the United States signs two international covenants on human rights, noting the U.S. and UN’s shared “vision of the greatness of the human possibility.”
Women’s Rights in Africa
An interview with Charlotte Abaka (Ghana) and Rose Ukeje (Nigeria), experts on the Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women, on combating violence against women within the realities of African culture