TitleTwentieth anniversary of the adoption of the International Covenants on Human Rights.
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Invites States to commemorate the 20th anniversary by continuing and strengthening measures designed to conform with the provisions of the Covenants; encourages all Governments to publish the texts of the Covenants in as many languages as possible and to distribute them and make them known as widely as possible in their territories.
20th anniversary of the adoption of the International Covenants on Human Rights.
Adopted at the 16th plenary meeting, 21 May 1986. In: Resolutions and decisions / adopted by the Economic and Social Council at its 1st regular session of 1986, 29 April-23 May 1986. - E/1986/INF/4. - 4 June 1986. - p. 15-16. - Issued in ESCOR, 1986, Suppl. no. 1 (E/1986/86).