The United Nations Report on Forced Labor

August 6, 1953

The 12th Triennial Congress of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, 4-8 August, 1953 in Paris, France:

The XII International Congress of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom meeting in Paris, August 4-8th, 1953,

Which has always strongly supported the principles of Human Rights,

Declares that the question of Forced Labour is pertinent to the discussion of the Covenants on Human Rights.

The United Nations ad hoc Committee on Forced Labour has now released its Report on this question.

The Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom urges the United Nations organs concerned to take energetic action on the basis of the Report.

Human Rights Human Rights Violations Slavery and Forced Labor United Nations International Resolution

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