A joint initiative of the Human Rights Foundation (HRF) and Harvard University’s International Relations Council, CFF is an event that brings dissidents and human rights advocates from dictatorships and authoritarian societies to college campuses to share their stories. Students, staff, faculty, and community members are welcome at this event. Join us for a unique opportunity to learn from world-renowned activists about the state of human rights globally!

Admission to CFF in Boston is free and open to the public. Doors open at 5:00pm with talks and a Q&A beginning at 5:30pm.

Featured speakers include nonviolent resistance expert Jamila Raqib, Venezuelan violinist and pro-democracy activist Wuilly Moises Arteaga, and Syrian citizen journalist AbdAlaziz Alhamza. Information about additional speakers will be released soon.