Human Rights Day Talk in the North of Portugal

The presentation on Human Rights. (Photo: US Embassy)The Assistant Public Affairs Officer of American Embassy Lisbon was the invited speaker to talk to a group of 11th graders at the Secondary School of Póvoa do Lanhoso about International Human Rights Day.

There was time to engage all the participants in a brief discussion about the rights of women and children, as well as equal access to education around the world and the awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize 2014 to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai.