The 5th China Human Rights Lawyers Day 第五屆中國人權律師節 | Online conference video

See the Conference Programme (pdf).
Speakers and organizers are listed below. The conference starts at 13:20 in the video. 

View the 13-minute video, “The Persecution List

The 5th China Human Rights Lawyers Day conference was held on 7 July 2021 (2021.7.09). On the 6th anniversary of the “709 Crackdown” against human rights lawyers in China in 2015, human rights lawyers and defenders continue to be arbitrarily detained and tortured and disappeared. Featured during the conference was a 13-minute video, “The Persecution List” of lawyers who have been detained, disappeared, disbarred, or died. LRWC was among human rights organizations around the world participating in the half-day conference.


  • Baroness Helena Kennedy QC/ 女男爵海倫娜甘迺迪,女王御用大律師
    Director of Human Rights Institute, International Bar Association (IBAHRI)
  • MEP Reinhard Bütikofer/萊因哈德·比蒂科夫議員
    Chair of the Delegation for Relations with the People’s Republic of China, European Parliament
  • Representative Chris Smith / 克里斯·史密斯議員
    Co-Chair of the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission, U.S. Congress
  • Former Representative Frank Wolf / 弗蘭克·沃爾夫前議員
  • Wang Quanzhang, Wang Yu & more / 王全璋律師、王宇律師及多人
    Human rights lawyers and family members from China / 中國人權律師和家屬
  • Jerome A.Cohen/孔傑榮教授
    Law Professor, New York University /紐約大學法學院
  • Terence Halliday/特倫斯·哈里迪研究教授
    Research Professor,American Bar Foundation / 美國律師基金會
  • Jacqueline R. Scott /傑奎琳·司格特律師
    Director General, Institute for the Rule of Law of the International Association of Lawyers (UIA-IROL)
  • Magdalena Witkowska / 瑪格德里娜·維特考斯卡律師
    Vice-chair of Human Rights Committee, Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE)
  • Bo-HsiangYu/尤伯祥律師
    Chairman of the 29th Taipei Bar Association /台北律師公會第29屆理事長
  • Miles Yu / 余茂春博士
    Senior Fellow, the Hudson Institute, advisor to former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on China
  • China Human Rights Lawyer Award/ Acknowledgement of International Supporters
  • Moderated by/ 主持人 Yaxue Cao/曹雅學
    Founder and Editor of China Change/ 改變中國創辦人及主編