ADC to Present at US Department of State/UNHCR Conference on Religious Freedom
Washington, DC | www.adc.org | December 12, 2011 – Today the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) will be presenting at the US State Department's Meeting on Religious Freedom. Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom. Suzan Johnson Cook launched the first implementation meeting of the Istanbul Process for Combating Intolerance and Discrimination based on Religion or Belief, with opening remarks by Ambassador Johnson Cook, Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Assistant Secretary David Heyman, and Assistant Attorney General Thomas Perez from the Department of Justice (DOJ). The Conference will conclude with remarks by Secretary of State Hilary Clinton on Wednesday, December 14.
ADC will be represented by Legal Director Abed Ayoub, who will be presenting at the Plenary Session focusing on law enforcement and government ag