making the aspirations of Article 25 a reality for all people by using entrepreneurial approaches and innovative design
Traumatically displaced people in Leogane, Haiti are sheltered in tents set close together in rows.

Traumatically displaced people in Leogane, Haiti are sheltered in tents set close together in rows.

Universal Declaration of Human Rights (1948)

Article 25

1) Everyone has the right to a standard of living adequate for the health and well-being of himself and his family, including food, clothing, housing and medical care and necessary social services, and the right to security in the event of unemployment, sickness, disability, widowhood, old age or other lack of livelihood in circumstances beyond control.

2)  Motherhood and childhood are entitled to special care and assistance.  All children, whether born in or out of wedlock, shall enjoy the same protection.