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In Message for World Day of Social Justice, Secretary-General Stresses Building Inclusive Societies, Bringing ‘People in from the Margins’

Following is UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s message for the World Day of Social Justice, observed on 20 February:

The World Day of Social Justice highlights the imperative of building a future of dignity for all. Continue reading

World Day of Social Justice

Social justice is an underlying principle for peaceful and prosperous coexistence within and among nations. We uphold the principles of social justice when we promote gender equality or the rights of indigenous peoples and migrants. We advance social justice when we remove barriers that people face because of gender, age, race, ethnicity, religion, culture or disability. Continue reading