This year’s theme: The future for human rights

The future of human rights. That’s this years theme during The Forum for Human Rights in Jönköping the 9th-11th of November. All humans are born free and are equal in dignity and rights. So begins the United Nations (UN) Universal … Continue reading

More than 40 seminars will be interpreted to sign language!

The Swedish Forum for Human Rights strives to be an accessible place and we are continuously working to achieve this goal. This year we have more than 40 seminars that will be interpreted to sign language. They cover everything from Agenda 2030 to the … Continue reading

Freedom of expression and the right to culture

“Culture should be part of the society although if there is a war going on”, says the syrian artist and photographer Issa Touma in an interview in the Swedish Radio P1 Tuesday the 27th of September. Despite the ongoing violence … Continue reading

Have a look in the program paper!

Are you curious about who this year’s speakers will be during the Swedish Forum for Human Rights in Malmö in november? How the Schedule looks like and which organizations that will have a booth at the exhibition Square? This year’s program paper has just … Continue reading

Correction in the program paper

Our program paper for this year’s Forum has just been printed and is now distributed. Unfortunately we discovered some errors in the schedule with miniseminars on page 39. The errors concerns three miniseminars on Stora scen on the exhibition square during saturday the … Continue reading

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 … Continue reading

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, … Continue reading

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 … Continue reading

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 person. A warm … Continue reading

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, the band Swing … Continue reading