Aurelia Dey performs at the closing ceremony

We are really happy to announce that the Gothenburg based artist Aurelia Dey performs at our closing ceremony! Her music is rooted in dancehall, reggae and afrobeats. Aurelia Dey is also a member of the Femtastic collective and the band Sallyswag. Don´t … Continue reading

Join our campaign #UniteAgainstRacism!

Take part in our campaign #UniteAgainstRacism!  The expansion of racism is a threat against the implementation and realization of human rights. However, a growing opposition is emerging to counteract this development and simultaneously demand a society where equal rights are … Continue reading

Ticketrelease!

Unite against racism – stand up for equal rights locally and globally! The expansion and organization of racism is a threat against the implementation and realization of human rights and democracy. Today, we can witness racist and fascist parties being … Continue reading

It’s time to submit your application!

Does your organisation or company have the knowledge and experience of working with human rights? Are there any specific human rights issues that you wish to highlight? Then this is your chance! It’s time for you to seize the opportunity … Continue reading

Welcome to an inspiration meeting about this year’s conference!

It’s time for you and your organization to plan your participation in the Swedish Forum for Human Rights 2015, this year set to take place the 9th-10th of November in Gothenburg. Under the heading United against racism – stand up … Continue reading

United against racism

Next year’s theme for the Swedish Forum for Human Rights is now decided. A very current topic: United against racism – stand up for equal rights, globally and locally. The conference will take place in Svenska Mässan, Gothenburg the 9-10th … Continue reading

Thank you for this year!

Thank you everyone who participated in the Swedish Forum for Human Right’s in Folkets Hus Umeå 2014. Approximately 1000-2000 people attended the conference between the 13-15th of November. The media surveillance where widely-spread during the conference and we will continuously publish and … Continue reading

Edward Snowden on the global surveillance and its consequences

The American whistle-blower, Edward Snowden, was awarded the 2014 Democracy Price given by the Ordfront Democracy movement. The 15th of November he participated through a video link on the Swedish Forum for Human Rights in Umeå. Glenn Greenwald, journalist, who … Continue reading

Watch seminars from the Swedish Forum for Human Rights

Did you miss the seminars with Edward Snowden, Rigoberta Menchú Tum och André de Quadros at the Swedish Forum for Human Rights in November 2014? You can find them here on our webpage. Read more »