Thor Halvorssen is a human rights activist who has always thought of himself as a citizen of the world due to the fact that he has family roots in both Venezuela as well as in Norway and has the ability to speak several different languages flawlessly. Thor Halvorssen, despite his youth, is an experienced individual who knew even at an early age that he wanted to become a human rights activist and to follow the family business. As an activist with much intelligence as well as an eye for detail and leadership, Thor Halvorssen has made numerous contributions to public policy endeavors, to public interest endeavors, as well as towards human rights. Thor Halvorssen has the goal to promote universal human rights and to make sure that individuals in impoverished and oppressive nation-states have a say. Thor Halvorssen hopes that there will be a democracy in every single nation-state in the future to come.
As a supporter of human rights across the world, Thor Halvorssen is the current president of the Human Rights Foundation, a foundation that fights and will continue to fight for the universal rights for others. As an individual with many different roots, Thor Halvorssen understands the importance of fighting for universal freedom and understands that it is important for individuals around the world to have access to investment opportunities as well as the ability to grow the economy. Despite the many luxuries that wealthy countries share, Thor Halvorssen wants to make sure that all countries have these luxuries in the future.
Thor Halvorssen has always been a passionate individual when it comes to human rights and has had this passionate outlook even as a young boy. As a result, Thor Halvorssen has continued to fight for others and has been imprisoned and beaten on multiple occasions in the oppressive countries that he visits. In addition to this, Thor Halvorssen is no stranger to threats and often receives threats from governments and from individuals. Thor Halvorssen often comments that these continuous threats let him known that he is doing his job the way that he should do his job.