We are Tanweer Movement
Tanweer is a human rights NGO that aims to create a society which believes in acceptance and cultural diversity, creating worldwide constructive partnership among various human civilizations, renouncing violence in all its forms through the promotion of values of equality, tolerance and human rights, cultural and artistic initiatives.
The Movement Aims
Projects & Events
We have created our first live podcast platform. It has offered an open space discussion for many young individuals holding different views on the process of how the future of human rights, equality and politics could be shaped in Libya.
societal awareness campaign
A societal awareness campaign focused on discriminatory laws based on gender. One of the most important laws was related to rape victims, which exempts a rapist from punishment in case he marries the victim.
This project had a major impact on Libyan society by bringing awareness on social media and also attracted television coverage. Many influential people and Activists adopted the campaign.
A discussion panel which covered issues and reasons that contributed to the problem of underdevelopment specifically in Arab speaking countries in the MENA region and also in Muslim majority societies in general. We have received diverse views on what solutions might overcome the crisis of underdevelopment.
7 days, 15 speakers
Libya mosaic project
A project to introduce different Libyan personalities to express the difference and diversity of Libyan society, the diversity of identity, religion and gender. Through personal and intimate blogging.
200 heart on Instagram
Human rights cases
supporting freedom of expression
Legal and logistical support for 3 freedom of expression and women rights cases.
Used Book Festival
Give your book a new life
It was the first activity of the Tanweer movement in Libya, the 2nd hand Book Festival, which took place in Tripoli on April 21, 2013. The festival lasted for three days under the slogan “Give your book a new life”.
Interactive Education ( 2 Weeks )
The movement organized an interactive Sociology workshop which sought to introduce social science concepts, theories and ideas in an interactive manner aimed at establishing critical and rational thinking in society.
Tanweer 1st Workshop
Tolerance / Human Rights / Enlightenment Era History
On 20th August 2013, Tanweer Movement launched its first educational workshops for the young generation. The workshop lasted three days, (20 – 22 August 2013).
Human Rights Seminar
Lecture and panel discussion
A lecture on human rights and human rights international conventions, where human rights from Natural Law vs. Positivism perspectives were discussed.
Stand Up Comedy Show
As part of its activities in support of modern art and freedom of expression, the movement organized a day of satire and cynicism, which included a panel discussion on comedies and satire. The event also included a stand-up comedy stage time to a number of local talents.
Secular state Workshop
Tanweer movement organized a workshop on the concept of the secular state: its definition and contextual requirements. Foundations of the secular state, i, as well as the social contract that preserves and maintains the existing state of affairs.
Identity Concept Workshop
Tanweer movement organized a workshop entitled “The Concept of Identity” – its various problems and definitions. It included a panel discussion and interaction on the concept of identity, its different forms and definitions.
Jad Alssary Award
Jad Alssary Blogging Award
The award aims to promote e-blogging and promote freedom of expression and creativity and the concept of e-blogging, which is based on free speech away from the cultural, ordinary, and traditional constraints of the world.
(The voice of youth: culture … art … creativity), under this slogan Tanweer movement organized the one of the most important and largest activities in partnership with (Huna Libya) one of the projects of Radio Netherlands Worldwide (RNW), on Dec 25, 2015 at Al-Mahari Hotel venue, VYCAN cultural event was held, it was a one day event, designed to be a panorama of art, culture and creativity.
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Through its observatory, the Tanweer Movement aims to promote individual and intellectual freedoms, to monitor and document cases of intellectual repression historically, and to provide information to all human rights activists to advocate for these issues and to press for non-repetition of violations and preventing their recurrence.
Breaking the wall of silence.