Konstfack students at seminar honouring Narges Mohammadi, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate 2023

13 december 2023

A group of Konstfack students participated in a seminar hosted by the Swedish Riksdag, in honour of Narges Mohammadi, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate 2023.

Iranian Narges Mohammadi got the prize for her work with gender equality, human rights and freedom in Iran. As she is in prison in Iran at present, her three closest family members participated in the seminar in her place.

The programme included a welcoming address by the Speaker Andreas Norlén, a speech by Narges Mohammadi's family members, an address by Javaid Rehman, UN Special Rapporteur on the Situation on Human Rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran and a panel discussion.

The seminar can be watched here: Seminar with Nobel Peace Prize laureate 2023