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Report - 2019-07-03

Report: DO WE STILL EXIST?

New report from Forum Syd shows findings on manifestations of shrinking space, strategies to manoeuvre restrictions and what kind of support civil society needs to survive.
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News - 2019-06-24

Forum Syd at Almedalen

Forum Syd is hosting four seminars on democracy and world politics at Sweden's most important political forum.
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Story - 2019-03-08

Fighting racism in Sweden

Through her entrepreneurship and activism Lovette Jallow is in the front line of challenging racism in Sweden.
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Story - 2019-03-07

Challenging old norms and practices

The women's rights defender Kaltun Sheikh Hassan Ahmed is in the front of changing norms and strengthening women's right's in Somalia.
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Story - 2019-03-05

Being a young girl will not stop me!

Song Rany's message to all girls and women is clear: stand up for yourself! Be confident, be committed in what you are doing, and show your strength and potential.
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Story - 2019-03-04

Defying Culture in the Fight for Equality

Grace Lolim is no ordinary woman. A strong feminist in one of the most patriarchal regions in Kenya, this grassroots activist spends her days advocating for gender quality and respect for human rights...
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Story - 2019-03-03

Women change the world: Colombia

Women’s rights are human rights! Unfortunately the obvious statement is far from reality. Still in 2019 women face systematic discrimination of their rights and liberties every day in every country.
Miniatyr
News - 2019-01-21

King of Poetry

Mufasa, the rising star of Kenyan spoken word raises issues on kenyan identity, gender roles and corruption.
Miniatyr
Report - 2018-06-14

REPORT: Defending their rights, risking their lives

New report from Forum Syd shows that threats and violence against human rights defenders and attacks on civic freedoms have escalated in many parts of the world. In 2017, over 300 human rights...
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News - 2017-08-15

#Stockholm4EaP 17-20 September

Sixty participants from civil society in Sweden and Eastern Partnership region will discuss necessary reforms in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine, and how to make these...
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News - 2017-07-25

Encouraging frankness in Belarus

Recently a unique meeting took place in Minsk, Belarus. Political opposition and civil society representatives were given an opportunity to discuss the human rights’ situation in Belarus with their...