We occasionally organise events, conferences and briefings to raise awareness and funds for prisoners of conscience.
Bursary Event 2023
Each year, we host a requalification bursary awards event where we celebrate the hard word and determination of prisoners of conscience who are re-qualifying in the UK. These men and women are recipients of our requalification bursary grants , and are re-qualifying in areas from dentistry and medicine to law and social care.
One of the speakers from our event last November was Rania, an activist and lecturer from Sudan who was persecuted for upholding freedom of expression and democracy. Hear Rania speak about her experience and how a PoC grant has changed her life: