North Korea’s highest-ranking defector. Hong Kong’s renowned pro-democracy pop star. Information warfare expert. Leading Kenyan transgender activist. Thai education reformer. Pulitzer Prize-winning Kachin journalist from Burma. And North Korean defector and black market economy expert. Join Thae Yong-Ho, Denise Ho, Molly McKew, Audrey Mbugua, Netiwit Chotiphatphaisal, Esther Htusan, Yeonmi Park, and many more remarkable speakers on Friday, September 13 at the 2019 Oslo Freedom Forum in Taiwan.
With protests in Hong Kong, a crucial election coming up in Taiwan, and authoritarianism on the advance in Asia, everywhere from China to Thailand to Vietnam, the time is now to unite and stand up for human rights and democracy in the region. The Human Rights Foundation is bringing the Oslo Freedom Forum experience to Taiwan for the second year in a row. This one-day event will include riveting talks, world-class networking, interactive exhibits, music, art, comedy, and conversations between courageous activists and leaders from business, philanthropy, technology, and media.
Watch the recap from last year’s Oslo Freedom Forum in Taiwan here:
觀看概括去年奧斯陸自由論壇 — 台灣的短片：
And read about it in The New York Times by clicking below: