Nasrin Parvaz is a writer, artist and activist from Iran. Since fleeing to the UK in 1993, she has published or translated fiction, non-fiction and poetry in Farsi, English and Italian, as well as being a longstanding member of Freedom From Torture’s Write to Life group.
Freedom from Torture welcomes the statements of concern expressed by the UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights and Counter-Terrorism, Ben Emmerson, at the end of his mission to Sri Lanka.
Image: Jean-Etienne Poirrier
Tracy, a member of the survivor activism network, Survivors Speak OUT, and member of Write to Life, shares how she used her past experience of torture to help her forge a new career in her new home, the UK.
Blog by Tracy, Write to Life member