Biram Dah Abeid: Anti-slavery hero.

Position:MAURITANIA
 
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Biram Dah Abeid is a Mauritanian politician and advocate for the abolition of slavery. In recent years Abeid has run for president in his home nation, founded a mass anti-slavery movement and been feted internationally for his work as an abolitionist, which includes being named in PeaceLinkLive's list of "10 People Who Changed the World You Might Not Have Heard Of".

In Mauritania, however, Abeid's campaigns have seen him jailed on three separate...

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