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7th Annual Geneva Summit for Human Rights and Democracy, UN Opening, February 23, 2015

Speakers and Participants

Alex Chow

Former Secretary General of Hong Kong Federation of Students

Yang Jianli

Chinese dissident, former political prisoner, Tiananmen Square massacre survivor and President of Initiatives for China

Lester Shum

Former Deputy Secretary General of Hong Kong Federation of Students

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