"Today we are witnessing a surge of intolerance, racist views and hate-driven violence. In these tumultuous times, we must stand up for rights and dignity for all, and for diversity and pluralism. We must speak out against anti-Semitism, anti-Muslim bigotry and other forms of hate. An assault on one minority community is an attack on all."
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon
International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
Theme for 2017:
Challenges and Achievements of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action – 15 years after
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