The UDHR as a living instrument at 75 and beyond

Antenor Hallo de Wolf*, Roland Moerland

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On 29–30 June 2023, the Netherlands Network for Human Rights Research held its annual research day (Toogdag), which focused on the past, present, and future of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in light of its 75th anniversary. This column comments and reflects on the Declaration's impact in the field of human rights, and ponders on the future challenges that it may face.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)182-189
Number of pages8
JournalNetherlands Quarterly of Human Rights
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Dec-2023


  • customary international law
  • indivisibility of human rights
  • Netherlands Network of Human Rights Research
  • new human rights
  • Toogdag
  • UDHR


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