Human Rights Defenders

The Norwegian Centre for Human Rights (NCHR) and the Norwegian Human Rights Fund (NHRF) invites you to a panel discussion on the topic of Norwegian and international support to human rights defenders.

Mary Lawlor, UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights Defenders. Photo by: NHRF

Specifically, the panel will address the question: "Current challenges for human rights defenders: What kind of support can Norway provide?

Program:

  • Welcome and introduction by Peris Sean Jones, Professor at Norwegian Centre for Human Rights
  • Panel discussion

Panel: 

  • Mary Lawlor, UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights Defenders
  • Representative from the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs (TBC)
  • Idil Eser, Turkish human rights defender and former Secretary General of Amnesty International Turkey

Ingeborg Moa, Executive Director of the NHRF, will be the moderator for this event.

 

Check out the event on the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights webpage

Published Dec. 1, 2021 11:44 AM - Last modified Dec. 1, 2021 11:44 AM