TitleHuman rights and use of scientific and technological developments : resolution / adopted by the General Assembly.
AccessEnglish:A_RES_41_113-EN - PDF ; Español:A_RES_41_113-ES - PDF ; Français:A_RES_41_113-FR - PDF ; Русский:A_RES_41_113-RU - PDF ; العربية:A_RES_41_113-AR - PDF ; 中文:A_RES_41_113-ZH - PDF ;
Calls upon all States, appropriate UN bodies, specialized agencies and intergovernmental and non-governmental organizations concerned to take the necessary measures to ensure that the results of scientific and technological progress are used exclusively in the interests of international peace, for the benefit of mankind and for promoting and encouraging universal respect for human rights and fundamental freedoms; calls upon all States to take effective measures with a view to prohibiting, in accordance with the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, any propaganda for war, in particular the formulation, propounding and dissemination of and propaganda for doctrines and concepts aimed at unleashing nuclear war.
Adopted at the 97th plenary meeting, 4 Dec. 1986. In: Resolutions and decisions adopted by the General Assembly during its 41st session, 16 September-19 December 1986. - A/41/53. - 1987. - p. 174. - (GAOR, 41st sess., Suppl. no. 53).