2019 Oslo Freedom Forum in Mexico

Mexico City February 26 – ,

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  • Tuesday, February 26, 2019

  • 8:00 - 11:00

    Registration and Interactive Expo – Museo Nacional de Antropología

    Explore interactive exhibits, tech demos, art installations, and more, featuring:

    • AirTM
    • Amnesty International Mexico
    • Article 19 Mexico
    • MakerDAO
    • Open Money Initiative
    • SocialTIC
    • Students for Liberty
    • Twitter
    • Wikimedia Mexico
  • 9:00 - 10:00

    Press Conference – Museo Nacional de Antropología

  • 10:30 - 11:30

    Session 1 – Museo Nacional de Antropología

    Thor Halvorssen | President and CEO, Human Rights Foundation

    Enrique Krauze | Mexican historian, essayist, and author

    Edipcia Dubón | Nicaraguan democracy activist

    Asma Khalifa | Libyan peace advocate

    Xavier “Bonil” Bonilla | Ecuadorean political cartoonist

  • 11:30 - 12:00

    Coffee Break and Interactive Expo – Museo Nacional de Antropología

  • 12:00 - 13:00

    Session 2 – Museo Nacional de Antropología

    Defending Democracy: What is the role of democrats in the promotion of open societies in Latin America? A panel discussion with

    Luis Miguel González | Mexican economist, journalist, and professor

    Luis Almagro | Secretary General of the OAS

    Laura Chinchilla | Former President of Costa Rica  

    Jorge “Tuto” Quiroga | Former President of Bolivia

  • 13:00 - 15:00

    Lunch Break and Interactive Expo – Museo Nacional de Antropología

  • 15:00 - 16:00

    Session 3 – Museo Nacional de Antropología

    Leyla Hussein | Psychotherapist and anti-FGM advocate

    Lisa Sánchez | Mexican drug policy expert

    Rafael Marques de Morais | Angolan anti-corruption journalist

  • 16:00 - 16:30

    Coffee Break and Interactive Expo – Museo Nacional de Antropología

  • 16:30 - 17:30

    Session 4 – Museo Nacional de Antropología

    José Luis Martín “Chito” Gascon | Filipino social justice advocate

    Maziar Bahari | Iranian Canadian journalist and filmmaker

    Rosa María Payá | Cuban democracy advocate

  • 18:00 - 19:30

    OFF in Mexico Closing Reception – Museo Nacional de Antropología

    Join us for the closing reception of OFF in Mexico.