"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

Slide background

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

Slide background

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

Slide background

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

Slide background

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

Slide background

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

Slide background

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

Slide background

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

Latest news

Release of this year’s speakers!

Cynthia Enloe, Ramy Essam, Anders Kompass, Reema Nanavaty and Guy Standing. These are just some of the speakers that will participate during the Swedish Forum for Human Rights in Malmö in November. “It’s about your rights!” That is the theme for … [Read More...]

Release of tickets to The Swedish Forum for Human Rights 2016!

Today we are finally releasing the tickets for The Swedish Forum for Human Rights in Malmö in November. This year's theme is "It's about your rights!" and during the conference a series of human rights such as the right to housing, health, education … [Read More...]

See you in Malmö 2016!

How can we apply a human rights perspective in everyday life, in school, within the health care system, and in the work place? This is something that the Human Rights days will focus on 2016. The conference will take place in Malmö the 17-19th of … [Read More...]

Thank you for joining us in Gothenburg!

Meetings and discussions, music and exhibitions, nearly 4 000 visitors and 180 seminars - thanks to all for joining us and making this year possible! Hopefully we have contributed a little in the work for promoting the equal value of every … [Read More...]

Don´t miss our Forum dinner!

This year our Forum dinner will be at the restaurant Estrad located inside The Swedish exhibition & congress centre. There you can enjoy a vegetarian Mediterranean buffet and have the opportunity to mingle with old and new friends. Furthermore, … [Read More...]

More Posts from this Category