This page shows a selection of speakers at the Forum. For a full list of speakers please see the individual sessions in the programme.
Nils Muižnieks is the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights. He has been working in the field of human rights for the past two decades. This includes being Director of the Advanced Social and Political Research Institute at the Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Latvia, Chairman of the European Commission against Racism and Intolerance, Latvian minister responsible for social integration, anti-discrimination, minority rights, and civil society development, and Director of the Latvian Centre for Human Rights and Ethnic Studies. He has published extensively on racism, discrimination and minority rights.