Ghana Today, Volumes 1-2

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Information Section, Ghana Office., 1957
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Page 269 - All states shall observe faithfully and strictly the provisions of the Charter of the United Nations, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the present Declaration on the basis of equality, noninterference in the internal affairs of all states and respect for the sovereign rights of all peoples and their territorial integrity.
Page 291 - Organization is to contribute to peace and security by promoting collaboration among the nations through education, science and culture in order to further universal respect for justice, for the rule of law and for the human rights and fundamental freedoms which are affirmed for the people of the world, without distinction of race, sex, language or religion by the Charter of the United Nations.
Page 135 - Court, from any other judgment of the Court, whether final or interlocutory, if, in the opinion of the Court, the question involved in the Appeal is one which, by reason of its great general or public importance, or otherwise, ought to be submitted to His Majesty in Council for decision.
Page 364 - It noes not even seek unity of policy. But it provides a unique forum in which men of different culture and different approach can sit down together and see what can be done to lesson tensions and to increase the economic and social wellbeing of themselves and their neighbours.
Page 365 - When we call for an end to colonialism, therefore, we are doing no more than stating our belief that the fact of a vast African majority should be accepted as the basis of government in Africa.
Page 269 - WE have charged our Permanent Representatives at the United Nations to be the permanent machinery for co-ordinating all matters of common concern to our States, for examining and making recommendations on concrete practical steps for implementing our decisions, and for preparing the grounds for future Conferences.
Page 173 - ... to a fine not exceeding five hundred pounds or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding two years or to both such imprisonment and such fine.
Page 421 - Do not let us also forget that colonialism and imperialism may come to us yet in a different guise — not necessarily from Europe. We must alert ourselves to be able to recognize this when it rears its head and prepare ourselves to fight against it.
Page 269 - WE, the African States assembled here in Accra, in this our first Conference, conscious of our responsibilities to humanity and especially to the peoples of Africa, and desiring to assert our African Personality on the side of peace, hereby proclaim and solemnly reaffirm our unswerving loyalty to the Charter of the United Nations, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the Declaration of the Asian-African Conference held at Bandung.
Page 135 - As of right, from any final judgment of the Court, where the matter in dispute on the Appeal amounts to or is of the value of 500 sterling or upwards, or where the Appeal involves, directly or indirectly, some claim or question to or respecting property or some civil right amounting to or of the value of 500 sterling or upwards...

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