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Following along with the 11th edition of RightsCon

Starting tomorrow (June 6), over 9,000 participants from 162 countries will engage in our largest program to date in the 11th edition of RightsCon. Across five days, we will host over 560 sessions that cut across 18 program tracks and eight intersectional themes from indigenous rights to health and gender justice.

Registration ahead of the summit is an important step in our approach to convening safe, productive, and inclusive spaces at RightsCon. If you missed the registration deadline or are not able to participate in the full week of programming, here are ways for you to engage with us.

There are many options available for you to view recordings of sessions, engage with members of the RightsCon community on socials, share resources, and tap into the momentum of the summit.


Tune into the Access Now YouTube channel for daily content

Throughout RightsCon, we will be updating our YouTube channel daily with a selection of fireside chats, musical performances, and studio interviews in conversation with global leaders from across sectors, including:


Join in the conversation online

The RightsCon community will be buzzing online throughout the week. You can join in and follow the conversation on Twitter using the official #RightsCon hashtag or find community members on our Facebook event and Instagram.

For a little bit of fun you can check out #PetsOfRightsCon to see pictures of some of the furry friends of RightsCon participants. Or let us know where you are tuning in from with #WhereAreYouRightsCon.


Take action!

RightsCon is all about taking action and making things happen. We are here to ask the hard questions, to share knowledge, inspire new and creative ideas, to build a more resilient global community of human rights defenders, and to bring about real change, especially for those most at risk. Keep an eye out for outcomes and actions coming out of the week of RightsCon, but in the meantime here are a few ways you can engage: