3rd Geneva Summit for Human Rights and Democracy

 

March 15, 2011 in the Centre International de Conférence de Genève

www.genevasummit.org

SUDAN: THE POST REFERENDUM FUTURE

ZIMBABWE: THE STRUGGLE AGAINST BRUTALITY

UGANDA: COUNTERING THE ASSAULT ON LGBT

CHINA: WHY NOBEL LAUREATE LIU XIAOBO IS BEHIND BARS

IRAN: COMBATING CRUELTY, FIGHTING FOR JUSTICE

TURKMENISTAN: FACING DEATH TO PROMOTE DEMOCRACY

NORTH KOREA: SURVIVING THE GULAG

POLITICAL PRISONNERS IN CUBA

REVOLUTION IN EGYPT: THE FREEDOM GENERATION

THE STATE OF INTERNET FREEDOM: CYBER-DISSIDENTS SPEAK

Want to stand with human rights victims in urgent need?
Want to meet men and women of courage, who risked it all for freedom?
Join us for this historic gathering

Honorary Chair: Elie Wiesel, Nobel Peace Prize laureate

The Summit will take place in parallel with the annual session of the United Nations Human Rights Council.  Organized by an international coalition of 20 NGOs, the Geneva Summit will provide a voice for the voiceless and advocate for action on urgent human rights situations.  The summit will feature victim testimonies from renowned human rights defenders, dissidents and experts, and produce draft resolutions for the UN Human Rights Council to adopt.

REGISTRATION AND INFORMATION: www.genevasummit.org and secretariat@genevasummit.org

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