Political Prisoners Advisory Group

The Raoul Wallenberg Centre for Human Rights’ Political Prisoners Advisory Group: Natan Sharansky, Saad Eddin Ibrahim, Mohamed Nasheed, Biram Dah Abeid, Maziar Bahari, Marina Nemat, Wai Wai Nu, Yang Jianli, Ti Anna Wang, Lillian Tintori, Ensaf Haidar, Pierre-Claber Mbonimpa, Brigitte Dufour, Kimberley Motley, and Jared Genser.

 

POLITICAL PRISONERS ADVISORY Group

  Natan Sharansky   (Russia)  Human rights and democracy advocate and leader, former political prisoner

Natan Sharansky  (Russia)

Human rights and democracy advocate and leader, former political prisoner

  Maziar Bahari  (Iran)  Canadian-Iranian journalist and filmmaker, former political prisoner

Maziar Bahari (Iran)

Canadian-Iranian journalist and filmmaker, former political prisoner

  Ti Anna Wang  (China)  Canadian advocate of freedom and Human Rights, daughter of Dr. Wang Bingzhang

Ti Anna Wang (China)

Canadian advocate of freedom and Human Rights, daughter of Dr. Wang Bingzhang

  Brigitte Dufour  (Belgium)  International Human Rights Lawyer and Director of  IPHR

Brigitte Dufour (Belgium)

International Human Rights Lawyer and Director of IPHR

  Saad Eddin Ibrahim  (Egypt)  Human rights and democracy activist, public intellectual, and former political prisoner

Saad Eddin Ibrahim (Egypt)

Human rights and democracy activist, public intellectual, and former political prisoner

  Marina Nemat  (Iran)  Iranian-Canadian author, human rights activist, and former political prisoner

Marina Nemat (Iran)

Iranian-Canadian author, human rights activist, and former political prisoner

  Lilian Tintori  (Venezuela)  Democracy activist, wife of imprisoned Venezuelan leader Leopoldo Lopez

Lilian Tintori (Venezuela)

Democracy activist, wife of imprisoned Venezuelan leader Leopoldo Lopez

  Kimberley Motley  (United States)  International Human Rights Lawyer, and founder of  Motley Legal

Kimberley Motley (United States)

International Human Rights Lawyer, and founder of Motley Legal

  Mohamed Nasheed  (Maldives)  Human rights activist, former democratically elected President, and political prisoner

Mohamed Nasheed (Maldives)

Human rights activist, former democratically elected President, and political prisoner

  Wai Wai Nu  (Myanmar)  Leading Rohingya activist, Women Peace Network, former political prisoner

Wai Wai Nu (Myanmar)

Leading Rohingya activist, Women Peace Network, former political prisoner

  Ensaf Haidar  (Saudi Arabia)  Advocate of freedom, and wife of imprisoned Saudi blogger Raif Badawi

Ensaf Haidar (Saudi Arabia)

Advocate of freedom, and wife of imprisoned Saudi blogger Raif Badawi

  Jared Genser  (United States)  International Human Rights Lawyer, Managing Director of  Perseus Strategies

Jared Genser (United States)

International Human Rights Lawyer, Managing Director of Perseus Strategies

  Biram Dah Abeid  (Mauritania)  Anti-slavery activist, presidential candidate, and former political prisoner

Biram Dah Abeid (Mauritania)

Anti-slavery activist, presidential candidate, and former political prisoner

  Yang Jianli  (China)  Human rights activist, Tiananmen Square Massacre survivor, former political prisoner

Yang Jianli (China)

Human rights activist, Tiananmen Square Massacre survivor, former political prisoner

  Pierre-Claver Mbonimpa  (Burundi)  Human rights hero, assassination attempt survivor, former political prisoner

Pierre-Claver Mbonimpa (Burundi)

Human rights hero, assassination attempt survivor, former political prisoner