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Idag fortsetter Oslo Freedom Forum, med temaene Journeys to freedom, Dangerous words og The hope of peaceful resistance. Konferansen avsluttes med utdeling av Vaclav Havel-prisen for kreativ motstand.

Oslo Freedom Forum har hvert år et overordnet tema. Årets tema er å bekjempe diktatorer; Defeating dictators.

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Slik ser dagens program ut, med temaer og innledere:

9:30 Journeys to Freedom – Oslo Nye Theater

The second day opens with speakers sharing the struggles and challenges they have faced on the path to freedom.

Mikhail Khodorkovsky For Your and Our Freedom. 1968-2014
Hyeonseo Lee A North Korean Rescue Story
Shorna Shahida Akter Wedding Busters
Fatou Jaw Manneh The Gambia’s Silenced Dissent
Janet Hinostroza Rise of an Elected Autocrat

11:45 Dangerous Words – Oslo Nye Theater

Remarks by Bård Glad Pedersen, the State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Norway.

Panelists will discuss why and how free expression is constantly at risk in today’s world.

Moderator: Michael Moynihan
Emily Parker Voices from the Internet Underground
Frederica Jansz Sri Lanka’s Deadly Profession
Flemming Rose Free Speech in a Globalized World
Ian Birrell Sticks, Stones, and Broken Bones

14:30 The Hope of Peaceful Resistance – Oslo Nye Theater

The conference closes with stories about the power and theory behind nonviolent action.

Garry Kasparov Banks Not Tanks
Yoani Sánchez Cuba’s Underground Revolution
Jamila Raqib The Success of Nonviolent Struggle
Steven Pinker The Better Angels of Our Nature

16:00 2014 Václav Havel Prize for Creative Dissent – Oslo Nye Theater

Erdem Gunduz
Pussy Riot
Dhondup Wangchen

Musical performance: Lissie

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