Ever wondered about the human rights activist Thor Halvorssen, aka Thor Leonardo Halvorssen Mendoza? If that is the case, then this is the article for you. Thor, not the Greek God, was born on March 9, 1976. He was born to Hilda Mendoza and Thor Halvorssen Hellum in Venezuela. He is a verified human rights advocate with the job of being a producer of films.
Thor has contributed a lot to public interest advocacy, public policy, civil liberties, pro-democracy advocacy and also individual rights as well. Thor Halvorssen is even the founder of a gathering known as the Olso Freedom Forum. This gathering of his has been thought to be a very great representation of the human-rights festival by many. It is also thought to be equal in comparison to the Davos economic forum. One of the many great things about him is his devotion to human rights, such as his being the president of the foundation known as the Human Rights Foundation.
The Human Rights Foundation is a type of organization that has made it their main goal to help globally with the causes to do with human rights and also freedom. He also has been known for being the patron of the Czech-based Children’s Peace Movement and On Own Feet. Currently he is the founder of the Moving Picture Institute as well. Another of his contributions to the world is his having bought Ny Tid magazine for Norwegian news during the year of 2010 in May.
Right now he is producing a film known as The Moon is a Harsh Mistress with Bryan Singer, which is an adaption of a Robert Heinlein piece. Thor went to the University of Pennsylvania where he gained many useful skills that he uses to this day. As an individual, Thor Halvorssen has been described as being a very intuitive and well-rounded individual who has grown a lot and is shaping the world in so many good ways.
There are many who have gotten the chance to get to know Thor and those who have taken the chance have not been disappointed. As a Human Rights advocate he is making a huge foot print on the world and is making it known that everyone has a chance to succeed in the world. His main concern being the people it is obvious that this man is going to continue doing great things for the world.
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