United Nations General Assembly Resolution 217
|UN General Assembly|
|Date||10 December 1948|
|Subject||Universal Declaration of Human Rights|
48 voted for|
None voted against
2 present not voting
|Result||Ratified and Adopted|
The resolution was adopted by a majority of 48 countries from among the 58 members of the United Nations at that time; however 8 abstained and the Republic of Honduras and the Mutawakkilite Kingdom of Yemen did not vote.
The result of the voting was the following:
- "A/RES/217(III)". UNBISNET. Retrieved 24 May 2015.