"It's about your rights!" That's this year's theme during the conference in Malmö.
Photo: Evelina Rönnbäck


One of many workshops at the conference.
Photo: Evelina Rönnbäck

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The american professor in political science, Cynthia Enloe, will talk about the consequences of militarism for womens rights.
Seminars about peace and conflicts often take place at the Swedish Forum for Human Rights.
Photo: Sandra Ahlqvist and Evelina Rönnbäck

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The UN whistleblower Anders Kompass will take part in seminars about the future for UN.
Photo: Violaine Martin UN/CC

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Many seminars will discuss the right to seek asylum. Photo: Evelina Rönnbäck

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Ramy Essam, artist from the sanctuary city programme in Malmö, will play some of his songs
and take part in seminars about freedom of expression. Photo: Fredrik Elg

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Reema Nanavaty from Self Employed Women's Association, SEWA, in India will talk about the importance
of economic freedom for women. Photo: SEWA

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Professor Guy Standing, author of "The Precariat. The New Dangerous Class" (2011), will take part
in seminars about labor insecurity.
Photo: Stan Jourdan/Flickr CC

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Self Employed Women's Association organize about two million women in the informal sector in India.
Photo: SEWA

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