ADC to Present Session on Religious Minorities at Doha Forum

Washington, DC | www.adc.org | May 18, 2012 – The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) is pleased to announce its participation at the upcoming Doha Forum: Enriching the Middle East’s Economic Future Conference.    ADC, represented by Legal Director Abed Ayoub, will be presenting at a session discussing the future of minorities in the region.  The Doha Forum will be held at the Doha Sheraton Hotel in the State of Qatar from 20-22 May, 2012. It will be attended by more than 610 participants representing over 84 countries and organizations.

The international guests of honor this year will be the President of the Republic of Sri-Lanka HE Mahinda Rajapaksa, and former President of Senegal and current Secretary General of the International Organization of La Francophonie, H.E. Abdou Diouf. The forum will also be featuring some very high-profile personalities, eminent political leaders, decision-makers and members of parliament, renowned businessmen, academics, media figures and experts, as well as representatives of the civil society and regional and international organizations, who will contribute to a free, learned and stimulating debate on each of the many topics on the forum’s agenda, with a focus on the Arab Spring and the global financial and economic crisis.