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“All human beings are born free and equal

in dignity and rights.”

- Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Roundtable Discussion with the UN High Commissioner of Human Rights

Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 9:00am
2045 Rayburn House Office Building


In honor of Human Rights Day on December 10th and in recognition of the 69th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, please join us for a roundtable discussion with His Excellency Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights. The discussion will be moderated by CNN Global Affairs Correspondent Elise Labott.

This event is hosted by the United Nations Foundation in cooperation with the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission, and is open to Members of Congress, congressional staff, the interested public, and the media. Doors open at 8:30 a.m. To RSVP, click here or below.


James P. McGovern, M.C.
Co-Chairman, TLHRC
Randy Hultgren, M.C.
Co-Chairman, TLHRC




Opening Remarks

  • Rep. James P. McGovern, Co-Chair
  • Rep. Randy Hultgren, Co-Chair


  • The Honorable Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights


  • Elise Labott, Global Affairs Correspondent, CNN
115th Congress