EU keen to cooperate with Jordan on Human Rights.


Wednesday, December 17, 2008

As -Salt, Dec. 17 (Petra) – The Embassy of the Netherlands on Wednesday held a ceremony to mark the sixtieth anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

The ceremony , held in conjunction with the European Commission Delegation in Jordan and the Land and Man Organization in Support of Development, eyes to raise awareness on human dignity and necessity to defend its lofty values.

During ceremony, Head of the European Commission Delegation to Jordan Patrick Renauld highlighted need to maintain unceasing cooperation between Jordan and EU, particularly in crucial issues of human rights.

Renauld said Jordan and EU exert unrelenting efforts to rejuvenate joint conventions and treaties to promote concepts of justice and equality and to achieve development and prosperity for all nations.

(Petra)

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