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The Torreon Declaration was convened at the 2009 annual meeting of INTERCOM, which was held in Torreon, Mexico and attended by over 180 delegates from 20 countries across all continents. The Torreon Declaration indicates that museums around the world are now active in displaying and analysing the many and complex aspects of human rights and the representation of minorities and other disadvantaged groups.

Danish

Erklæring om museernes ansvar for at fremme menneskerettigheder
INTERCOM mener, at det er museernes grundlæggende ansvar, hvor det er muligt, at være aktive i at fremme mangfoldighed og menneskerettigheder, respekt og lighed for mennesker uanset oprindelse, tro og baggrund.

English

INTERCOM Declaration of Museum Responsibility to Promote Human Rights
INTERCOM believes that it is a fundamental responsibility of museums, wherever possible, to be active in promoting diversity and human rights, respect and equality for people of all origins, beliefs and background.

Finnish

INTERCOM:in julistus museoiden vastuusta edistää ihmisoikeuksia
INTERCOM uskoo, että museoiden olennainen tehtävä on, aina kun se vain on mahdollista, aktiivisesti edistää kulttuurista moninaisuutta ja ihmisoikeuksia, ihmisten tasa-arvoisuutta ja kunnioitusta riippumatta heidän alkukuperästään, taustastaan tai uskonnostaan.

French

Déclaration d’INTERCOM concernant la responsabilité des musées dans la promotion des droits de l'Homme
INTERCOM est d'avis que les musées ont une responsabilité fondamentale de promouvoir activement, dans la mesure du possible, les droits de l'Homme, le respect et l'égalité de toute personne, peu importe leur provenance, leurs croyances ou origines

Greek

ΔΙΑΚΗΡΥΞΗ INTERCOM Η ΕΥΘΥΝΗ ΤΩΝ ΜΟΥΣΕΙΩΝ ΝΑ ΠΡΟΑΓΟΥΝ ΤΑ ΑΝΘΡΩΠΙΝΑ ΔΙΚΑΙΩΜΑΤΑ
Ο οργανισμ?ς INTERCOM υποστηρ?ζει ?τι αποτελε? ουσιαστικ? ευθ?νη των μουσε?ων, ?σο γ?νεται δυνατ?, να προωθο?ν ενεργ? την πολιτιστικ? πολυμορφ?α και τα ανθρ?πινα δικαι?ματα, τον σεβασμ? και την ισ?τητα ?λων των ανθρ?πων, ανεξ?ρτητα απ? την προ?λευση, τις πεποιηθ?σεις ? την καταγωγ? τους.

Lithuanian

INTERCOM deklaracija del muzieju atsakomybes propaguojant zmogaus teises
INTERCOM tiki, kad esmine muzieju pareiga yra savo veikloje aktyviai propaguoti ivairove ir zmogaus teises, pagarba ir lygias teises kiekvienam zmogui, nepriklausomai nuo jo kilmes, isitikinimu ar išsilavinimo.

Norwegian

INTERCOM mener, at det er museenes grundleggende ansvar, hvor det er mulig, å være aktive i fremme av mangfoldighet og menneskerettigheder, respekt og likhet for mennesker uansett oprinnelse, tro og bakgrund.

Polish

Deklaracja organizacji INTERCOM o odpowiedzialnosci muzeum za poszanowanie praw czlowieka
Jako czlonkowie INTERCOM wierzymy, ze do obowiazków muzeów nalezy aktywne promowanie róznorodnosci i poszanowania praw czlowieka, równosci i szacunku dla wszystkich ludzi, niezaleznie od ich pochodzenia, srodowiska i wyznania .

Portuguese

Declaração da INTERCOM para a Responsabilidade dos Museus na Promoção dos Direitos Humanos
A INTERCOM acredita que uma das responsabilidades fundamentais dos museus é a promoção da diversidade e dos direitos humanos, do respeito e igualdade entre todas as pessoas, independentemente das suas origens e crenças.

Spanish

Declaracion de INTERCOM para la promotion de los derechos humanos en los museos
INTERCOM cree ferviertemente que es una responsabilidad fundamental para los museos, siempre que sea posible, ser una institucion activa en la promocion de la diversidad y los derechos humanos, respeto e igualdad para todas las personas, si importar origen, creencias y procedencia.

Swedish

Deklaration om museers ansvar för att främja de mänskliga rättigheterna.
INTERCOM anser, att det är museernas grundläggande ansvar, när det är möjligt, att aktivt främja mångfald och mänskliga rättigheter, respekt och jämlikhet för människor oansett ursprung, tro och bakgrund.

German

Die Torreon Erklärung: Förderung der Menschenrechte als Verantwortung von Museen. INTERCOM ist überzeugt, dass Museen eine grundsätzliche Verantwortung tragen für die aktive Förderung von Menschenrechten und Vielfalt, Respekt und Gleichheit von Menschen jeder Herkunft und jedes Glaubens.

Calling for translations!

The Torreon Declaration for museums worldwide!We would like to disseminate the message as widely as possible and would like you to contribute by sending us a version in your language.

Please send us your translation to intercom@liverpoolmuseums.org.uk


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Last updated 02-03-09 SB