Thor Halvorssen, Founder of Oslo Freedom Forum

Rick Wheatley May 10, 2012
Thor Halvorssen, Founder of Oslo Freedom Forum

Originally from Venezuela, Thor is of Norwegian descent and extremely engaged in human rights internationally. He is the CEO of Human Rights Foundation which is the parent organization to Oslo Freedom Forum:

The Oslo Freedom Forum is an intimate gathering where remarkable individuals from all over the world come together to address the world’s most challenging humanitarian issues.

Thor found time to sit down for an interview with us in the midst of the two-day annual event in Oslo. Here he is talking about the idea behind the forum and how he hopes to make a positive mark on the world: