Watch the Rafto Conference 2022

Did you miss out on this year's Rafto Conference? On this page you'll find the recording of the conference taking place 12 November at the Unviersity Aula in Bergen. Keynote speech by Nodjigoto Charbonnel and contributions by international experts related to the work of Rafto Laureate 2022.


  • Welcome
  • By Jostein Hole Kobbeltvedt, Executive Director at the Rafto Foundation and moderator Adele M. Mestad, Norwegian National Human Rights Institution (NIM)
  • Keynote Speech
    Speaker: Rafto Laureate Nodjigoto Charbonnel, Director of Association Jeunesse pour la Paix et la Non-Violence (AJPNV
  • Musical performance
    Johanna Saaek
  • Chad - A short Introduction to History and Politics
    By Ketil Fred Hansen, Professor University of Stavanger
  • Testimony (video)
    With Kolbassia Haoussou, human rights activist and co-founder of
    Survivor Speak OUT
  • How can torture be prevented in Chad?
    Speaker: Delphine Djiraibe, Human rights lawyear at Public Interest Law Center in Chad
  • The importance of rehabilitation of torture survivors
    Speaker: Lisa Henry, Secretary-General, at International Rehabilitation Council for Torture Victims
  • Musical performance
    thea wang
  • How can we fight torture and defend the rights of survivors?
    Panel discussion with: Dr. Isidore Collins Ngueuleu, The World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT), Dr. Vivienne Nathanson, UN Voluntary Fund for Victims of Torture and Nodjigoto Charbonnel.

Photos: Ingvild Festervoll Melien