2017 Oslo Freedom Forum
May 22-24, 2017
The 2017 Oslo Freedom Forum took place May 22-24. To watch the latest talks, visit the talks page here.
The Oslo Freedom Forum is a transformative annual conference where the world’s most engaging human rights advocates, artists, tech entrepreneurs, and world leaders meet to share their stories and brainstorm ways to expand freedom and unleash human potential across the globe.
May 22 – May 24, 2017
The ninth annual forum will bring together a global community of people who share the common vision of making the world a more peaceful, prosperous, and free place.
May 23 – May 25, 2016
The eighth annual forum brought together a global community of people who share the common vision of making the world a more peaceful, prosperous, and free place.
San Francisco, California
September 29, 2016
The 2016 San Francisco Freedom brought the Oslo Freedom Forum experience to the Bay Area for a day of talks, panels, and networking with some of the world's leading activists.
- "I could have given up. But giving up is exactly what the dictators want you to do." @MohamedNasheed's #OsloFF talk: https://t.co/qvbCbgumKrFri Jun 23, 1:56pm
- Wonderful profile of 2017 speaker Grace Gao by @jaynordlinger for @NRO. Stay tuned for her #OsloFF talk, out soon! https://t.co/328EQh9xEiThu Jun 22, 1:13pm
- Are you interested in interning for the Oslo Freedom Forum? We're hiring! More information here:… https://t.co/vFLtIUluMtWed Jun 21, 1:35pm
- .@Firuzehmahmoudi builds apps that promote civil liberties in Iran, going around the censors. Watch her talk here: https://t.co/wBXXRNeySeWed Jun 21, 8:53am
Madison Park | CNN
An update on HRF's work on North Korea announced during the Oslo Freedom Forum.
Armin Rosen | Tablet
Tablet reports on the 2016 Oslo Freedom Forum.
Hanne Skartveit | VG
Hanne Skartveit's profile on OFF 2016 speaker Roya Mahboob.
Rosa María Meneses | El Mundo
El Mundo reports on the 2016 Oslo Freedom Forum.
Virginia Vigliar | The Guardian
The Guardian's profile of OFF 2016 speaker Rachana Sunar.