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Diego Arria Speaks at 2020 Geneva Summit

Diego Arria, former Venezuelan politician and diplomat who served as Venezuela's permanent representative to the UN from 1991 to 1993, addressed the 12th Annual Geneva Summit for Human Rights and [...]

2020 Geneva Summit speakers: quotes, videos, photos

Everything you need in order to share the words and images of the 12th Geneva Summit for Human Rights and Democracy, February 17-18, 2020: photos & video; speech texts and key [...]

Professor Irwin Cotler Addresses 2019 Geneva Summit

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=14opVSFWLeE GENEVA, March 26, 2019 — Professor Irwin Cotler—Chair of the Raoul Wallenberg Centre for Human Rights, former Canadian Minister of Justice and Attorney General, advocate for political prisoners, and [...]

Jailed Myanmar Journalists Honored at 2019 Geneva Summit

https://youtu.be/p0DDMJhuioA GENEVA, March 26, 2019 — An empty chair sat on stage at the 2019 Geneva Summit for Human Rights and Democracy in honor of jailed Myanmar journalists Kyaw Soe [...]

Russian Political Prisoner Anastasia Shevchenko Honored at 2019 Geneva Summit

https://youtu.be/bUl9v102XXU GENEVA, March 26, 2019 — An empty chair sat on stage at the 2019 Geneva Summit for Human Rights and Democracy in honor of Anastasia Shevchenko, a Russian political [...]

Najwa Badawi Speaks at 2019 Geneva Summit

Najwa Badawi, daughter of jailed Saudi democracy activist Raif Badawi, addressed the 2019 Geneva Summit for Human Rights and Democracy — see quotes below. Click here to watch the Badawi [...]

Elham Manea Speaks at 2019 Geneva Summit

Dr. Elham Manea, professor of political science at the University of Zurich, addressed the 11th Geneva Summit for Human Rights and Democracy — see quotes below. She spoke on a [...]

Ambassador Alfred H. Moses Speaks at 2019 Geneva Summit

For links to other speakers’ quotes, videos, photos, livestream, and more, click here. Ambassador Alfred H. Moses, Chair of United Nations Watch, addressed the 11th Geneva Summit for Human Rights [...]

Abdalaziz Alhamza Speaks at 2019 Geneva Summit

Abdalaziz Alhamza, award-winning journalist and co-founder of Raqqa is Being Slaughtered Silently, which exposes the atrocities committed by the Bashar Al-Assad regime and ISIS in Syria, addressed the 11th Geneva [...]

Ensaf Haidar Speaks at 2019 Geneva Summit

Ensaf Haidar, wife of liberal Saudi blogger Raif Badawi who was sentenced to 10 years in prison and 1,000 lashes for setting up an online platform for political and religious [...]