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Conversation with USCIRF: Religious Freedom in Algeria

November 12 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST

Please join the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) for a virtual event about religious freedom conditions in Algeria.

This special event will highlight recent and ongoing religious freedom concerns in Algeria, including the restriction and closure of Protestant churches, as well as the potential impact of recent political developments on religious freedom conditions in the country.  These trends were reflected in USCIRF’s 2020 Annual Report which recommended that the U.S. Department of State include Algeria in its Special Watch List for engaging in or tolerating severe religious freedom violations.  USCIRF Vice Chair Anurima Bhargava and Commissioner Johnnie Moore will host a conversation with guest panelists Jeff King of International Christian Concern (ICC), and Dalia Ghanem of the Carnegie Middle East Center. USCIRF Director of Outreach and Policy Dwight Bashir will moderate the conversation followed by questions and answers from attendees.

Panelists

  • Anurima Bhargava, Vice Chair, USCIRF
  • Johnnie Moore, Commissioner, USCIRF
  • Jeff King, President, International Christian Concern
  • Dalia Ghanem, Resident Scholar, Carnegie Middle East Center

Moderator

  • Dwight Bashir, Director of Outreach and Policy, USCIRF

This virtual event is open to the public and media. The video recording will be posted on the Commission website. For any additional questions, please contact media@uscirf.gov.

Details

Date:
November 12
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST
Website:
https://www.uscirf.gov/events/webinars/conversation-uscirf-religious-freedom-algeria

Venue

Zoom

Other

RSVP Link
https://www.zoomgov.com/webinar/register/WN_RYWKilEcTVyMp0yDtVlWEQ
RSVP Type
RSVP Required, Closed to Press