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Zurich’s Tages Anzeiger article on Iranian rights activist and 2020 Women’s Rights Award

Der Westen lässt die iranischen Frauen im Stich Simon Widmer - February 19, 2020 Click here to see the original article Weil sie den Kopftuchzwang missachtete, musste sie aus dem [...]

Geneva’s Le Temps article on Uighur rights activist Jewher Ilham

Nouveaux témoignages de la répression au Xinjiang Frédéric Koller - February 19, 2020 Click here to see the original article Jewher Ilham, la fille du célèbre prisonnier politique ouïgour Ilham [...]

Canada’s Maclean’s Magazine article noting speakers at the 2020 Geneva Summit ahead of the U.N. Human Rights Council

The UN, where rights abusers get to be on the human rights council Terry Glavin - February 19, 2020 Click here to see the original article Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro [...]

Zurich’s Blick article on Iranian rights activist and 2020 Women’s Rights Award recipient Shaparak Shajarizadeh

Wir Iranerinnen sind starke Frauen Guido Felder - February 19, 2020 Click here to see the original article Weg mit dem diskriminierenden Kopftuch! Shaparak Shajarizadeh wagte in Teheran den Aufstand [...]

Agence France Presse article on Iranian rights activist and 2020 International Women’s Rights Award

Iranian headscarf campaigner calls for vote boycott Christophe De Roquefeuil - February 18, 2020 Click here to see the original article Anti-headscarf campaigner Shaparak Shajarizadeh has called for a boycott [...]

Newsweek article quoting Uighur rights activist Jewher Ilham

Coronavirus would be 'disastrous' for China's Muslim concentration camp prisoners and the world might never find out, Uighur activist warns David Brennan - February 18, 2020 Click here to see [...]

Time Magazine article quoting spokeswoman for Saudi political prisoner Raif Badawi, Elham Manea

'We Are Very Worried.' Jailed Saudi Blogger Raif Badawi's Family Say They Have Not Heard From Him In Over a Month Billy Perrigo -  February 18, 2020 Click here to see [...]

Public Radio International article on Uighur rights activist Jewher Ilham

New data on China's detention of Uighurs: 'They could charge you for anything' The World Staff - February 18, 2020 Click here to see the original article Jewher Ilham, daughter [...]

Al Hurra Highlights 2018 Geneva Summit (Video in Arabic)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BlSkeE0xgCU Arabic TV station Al Hurra features the 2018 annual Geneva Summit for Human Rights and Democracy ahead of the 11th annual event in March 2019.

EFE Interviews Geneva Summit Speaker Felix Maradiaga

Nicaragua's future leaders are in Ortega's prisons, activist says Isabel Saco - March 28, 2019 Click here to view original article. The future leaders of Nicaragua are currently in President [...]