Current guests 2016

Nur Nobi Dulal from Bangladesh As a blogger, writer and filmmaker, he has been campaigning for the freedom of speech and women’s rights, while criticizing religious suppression and terrorism for years. For this reason, he is being threatened by Islamists and the government.
Link to Press Release

Humayro Bakhtiyar, Tajikistan – Her research works brought Humayro Bakhtiyar to the attention of the Tajik intelligence. Her phone was tapped and her Facebook account hacked.
Link to Press Release

Ali Anouzla – „After all the recent court trials and threats I am more than happy to be here”, the 53-year old said.
Link to Press Release

Ananya Azad, Bangladesch advocates democratic reforms and fights intolerance as well as religious fundamentalism.
Press Release Ananya Azad

Georgi Vanyan, Armenia Since 2012, Georgi Vanyan has been repeatedly threatened and attacked – due to his efforts for peace in Armenia.
Press Release Georgi Vanyan

30 years Hamburg Foundation for Politically Persecuted People

The Hamburg Foundation supports politically

persecuted people who, be­cause of advocating

democracy, freedom and human rights,

find them­selves in a dangerous, often life-threatening

situation in their native countries.