English version hereUmfjöllunarefni Miriam Rose á málþinginu Leikmenn án landamæra er andóf gegn stóriðju. Miriam er breskur jarðfræðingur og aðgerðasinni sem hefur einbeitt sér að sérstaklega að málmnámi og málmiðnaði.
Eva is Haukur’s mother. She has supported his political activism since he was a teenager and participated in some of his demonstrations.In her talk, Eva will give an overview of Haukur‘s political development and explain the ideology and experience behind her son’s decision to join the Kurdish resistance.
Jamie is a political activist from Glasgow. He has been in Iceland for 5 years now. Jamie got to know Haukur during the founding of the IWW in Iceland. Workers’ rights are highly relevant to the refugees’ predicament as a high rate of industrial workers are migrant workers and refugees.The movement faced great difficulties and did not reach a momentum. However, Haukur and Jamie shared an interest in more political matters than workers’ rights and soon became friends. They have…
Vésteinn’s friendship with Haukur started on an internet forum. They turned out to share political opinions in various fields, in addition to their interest in history, philosophy, and poetry. Together they founded The Icelandic Troll Friends’ Society and The Cannibalist Association
Benjamín Julian is an activist and a columnist who takes a great interest in refugees. His friendship with Haukur started at a seminar on refugee issues in 2009. Since then he has supported a number of individual asylum seekers and raised awareness on displacement in general.