2015 Havel Prize Acceptance Speech Girifna

May 27, 2015

Salah Ahmed accepts the Václav Havel International Prize for Creative Dissent on behalf of the Sudanese revolutionary youth movement Girifna at the 2015 Oslo Freedom Forum. Since its founding in 2009, Girifna has used social media and other media platforms to express discontent with Sudan’s ruling dictatorship. Girifna urges the African Union and the international community to stand with Girifna and work to end the injustices committed against the Sudanese people.