Woman, Life, Freedom – Iran Speaks Out

Masud Gharahkhani, President of the Parliament of Norway, Fatemeh Ekhtesari, Author, Forouzan Jamshidnejad, Actor. Moderator: Yama Wolasmal.

May 22, 2023

Huge protests broke out in Iran after the killing of Mahsa Amini. How have the protests become so large and enduring; what have they achieved, and what can the outside world do to promote freedom of expression and democracy in Iran?

Participating on this event

Fatemeh Ekhtesari

Fatemeh Ekhtesari is the current City of Refuge writer in Lillehammer. She is an iranien ...

Forouzan Jamshidnejad

Forouzan Jamshidnejad is a Norwegian-Iranian actor. She plays in Ali Abbasi's Holy Spider...

Masud Gharahkhani

Masud is a Norwegian politician who has served as the President of the Storting since 202...

Yama Wolasmal

Yama Wolasmal is the Middle East correspondent for Norwegian state broadcaster, NRK. He i...