On the eve of the UN Human Rights Council’s 2016 session,
courageous champions of human rights from around the world
will unite to place urgent situations on the international agenda.
Please join us.
February 23, 2016
Centre International de Conférences Genève
17 rue de Varembé, 1202 Geneva
Registration is free but mandatory:
English-French interpretation provided
Interprétation simultanée en français
| ||Saving Yazidi Women from ISIS Enslavement|
Vian Dakhil, only female Yazidi Member of the Iraqi Parliament, leading activist to rescue Yazidis from ISIS rape and enslavement.
| ||Kim Jong Il’s Bodyguard: North Korea’s Center of Power|
Lee Young-guk spent 10 years as bodyguard to Kim Jong Il before defecting. After he was discovered trying to escape, Lee was arrested and sent to a tortuous political camp from which he finally did successfully escape to South Korea.
|World’s Most Famous Political Prisoner|
Ensaf Haidar, wife of Raif Badawi, jailed Saudi blogger, world’s most famous political prisoner
| ||Tibetan Monk: Jailed & Tortured in China|
Tibetan monk Golog Jigme imprisoned and tortured in China for working on a documentary which gives voice to the Tibetan people.
| ||Venezuela’s Political Prisoners|
Mitzy Capriles, wife of Caracas mayor Antonio Ledezma, in jail on politically-motivated charges
| ||Healing the Women Scarred by ISIS|
Jan Ilhan Kizilhan, German psychologist who operates a clinic for Yazidi, Christian and Shiite women raped and enslaved by ISIS
And many more…
Register now: www.genevasummit.org
ORGANIZED BY AN INTERNATIONAL NGO COALITION