The Swedish Forum for Human Rights will be postponed until the 19-21 of April 2021

Due to the ongoing pandemic there are many challenges in organizing a big forum, such as the Swedish Forum for Human Rights. Because of this we have decided, along with Uppsala Konsert & Kongress, that the Swedish Forum for Human … Continue reading

Read the program

Now you can read the program for the Swedish Forum for Human Rights 2020, which will take place at Uppsala Konsert & Kongress, 3rd-5th of December. In the program you will find seminars about the corona pandemic and how the … Continue reading

Time to send in seminar proposals!

The Swedish Forum for Human Rights will take place at Uppsala Konsert & Kongress 3rd-5th of December. The theme for this year´s forum is ”Human Rights – a question of where you live?”. Now you can send in your seminar … Continue reading

Read the English program

Now you can read all of the Engslish-speaking events in a mini-version of this years program paper! You will find it under the menue for visitors or by clicking here.    

The program paper is here!

Now we have collected all of the Engslish-speaking events in a mini-version of this years program paper! You will find it under the menue for visitors or by clicking here.

Human Rights lawyer Dona Hariri, this years hostess

  Human Rights lawyer Dona Hariri will be the year’s conference during the Swedish Forum for Human Rights, the Nordic region’s largest human rights forum, held in Jönköping 9-11 November.  “I think it is a very honorable assignment that I treat … Continue reading

New for this year: Global stage

The exhibition area on The Swedish Forum for Human Rights 9-11 November is expanded with another stage – the Global stage.  The program on this stage will focus on activism and global issues. Do you want your organization to take part in … Continue reading

Hbtqi-activist Samuel Opio to the Swedish Forum for Human Rights

Hbtqi activist and secretary general of the organization Queer Youth Uganda, Samuel Opio, will attend the Swesih Forum for Human Rights in Jönköping 9-11 November. In Uganda, he lives with a constant fear of threat and violence, but despite that … Continue reading

Requested: Miniseminars in other languages!

Do you want to help make the Swedish Forum for Human Rights more inclusive? We are currently looking for program proposals in languages ​​other than English and Swedish! We see a special need for miniseminarium in Arabic, Persian, Romani Chib, Somali, … Continue reading

Release of this years program!

Among the speakers of the year are Alice Bah Kuhnke, Culture and Democracy Minister, Joy Ngozi Ezeilo, UN FD. Special Report on Trafficking, Annika Ben David, MR Ambassador, Hans Corell, UN Secretary-General. Deputy Secretary General for Legal Affairs, Soraya Post, … Continue reading