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