8 January 2009
United Nations in Vienna, Austria

Visit of Primary School children from Furth an der Triesting to the United Nations in Vienna to commemorate the International Year of the Child.

The proclamation was signed on 1 January 1979 by United Nations Secretary General Kurt Waldheim as a follow-up to the 1959 Declaration of the Rights of the Child. Many of these efforts resulted in the Convention on the Rights of the Child in 1989.

  • Human Rights
  • Cultural Diplomacy