A speaker on stage at a previous Freedom Forum

At the Oslo Freedom Forum in New York (OFF in NY) you will hear first-hand stories from intrepid human rights defenders who are promoting freedom against all odds, and join a community of philanthropists, technologists, investors, artists, journalists, policymakers, and activists aiming to make the world a more free, open, and peaceful place.

OFF in NY features a half-day of theater talks by renowned human rights defenders, followed by a special Speaker Gala. The Speaker Gala is a unique opportunity to spend time with OFF speakers while enjoying additional talks, performances, and fine dining.

OFF in NY speakers include:

- Garry Kasparov, Russian Chess Grandmaster, pro-democracy advocate, and Chairman of the Human Rights Foundation (HRF)

- Leopoldo López, Venezuelan opposition leader and democracy activist

- Carine Kanimba, daughter of imprisoned "Hotel Rwanda" hero Paul Rusesabagina

- Nury Turkel, Uyghur advocate, author, & Chair of the US Commission on International Religious Freedom

- Oleksandra Matviichuk, Ukrainian rights defender; head of the Center for Civil Liberties

- Berta Valle, Nicaraguan journalist and pro-democracy activist       

October 03, 2022
2:00 PM
The Town Hall
123 W 43rd St
New York, NY 10036
The Human Rights Foundation
Save to Calendar 2022-10-03 14:00:00 2022-10-03 14:00:00 America/New_York 2022 Oslo Freedom Forum in New York At the Oslo Freedom Forum in New York (OFF in NY) you will hear first-hand stories from intrepid human rights defenders who are promoting freedom against all odds, and join a community of philanthropists, technologists, investors, artists, journalists, policymakers, and activists aiming to make the world a more free, open, and peaceful place. OFF in NY features a half-day of theater talks by renowned human rights defenders, followed by a special Speaker Gala. The Speaker Gala is a unique opportunity to spend time with OFF speakers while enjoying additional talks, performances, and fine dining. OFF in NY speakers include: - Garry Kasparov, Russian Chess Grandmaster, pro-democracy advocate, and Chairman of the Human Rights Foundation (HRF) - Leopoldo López, Venezuelan opposition leader and democracy activist - Carine Kanimba, daughter of imprisoned "Hotel Rwanda" hero Paul Rusesabagina - Nury Turkel, Uyghur advocate, author, & Chair of the US Commission on International Religious Freedom - Oleksandra Matviichuk, Ukrainian rights defender; head of the Center for Civil Liberties - Berta Valle, Nicaraguan journalist and pro-democracy activist        The Town Hall, 123 W 43rd St New York, NY 10036 The Human Rights Foundation
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