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Human Rights and Values

Duration:
30 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 13 December 1965

Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa Robert Gardiner discusses the issues of race in his Reith series entitled 'A World of Peoples'. Born in Ghana, he has worked as the Head of the Ghana Civil Service, is a former Deputy Executive Secretary for the Economic Commission for Africa and has authored the book 'Development of Social Administration'.

In this lecture entitled 'Human Rights and Values', Robert Gardiner explores the historic moments which have influenced developments in human rights. Through legislation races and minority ethnicities are protected. He evaluates how these new regulations will change the power structures of prejudice.

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