Human Rights and Religious Freedom in the Middle East
Featuring Andrew Apostolou
With the ever-changing dynamics of the Middle East, please join us for an exclusive program as we hear off-the-record remarks from Andrew Apostolou, writer and expert analyst on the Middle East based in Washington, D.C.
There is no cost to attend the program but registration is required. Please Register Here: www.ajcchicago.org/WestSuburban
Questions? Contact Sarah van Loon at vanLoonS@ajc.org or 312- 646-6124
Founded in 1906, AJC’s mission is to enhance the well-being of the Jewish people and Israel, and to advance human rights and democratic values around the world.
Andrew Apostolou works extensively in the field of human rights in the Middle East, with a particular focus on Iran and Kurdistan. He has worked at Freedom House, the Saban Center at the Brookings Institution, FDD, and the Economist Intelligence Unit. He has run human rights programs in Iran, has testified to the U.S. Congress, and has been a frequent television commentator. He has provided digital security training to journalists and has advised governments on diplomatic, political, and economic issues. His historical work on the Holocaust in Greece has appeared in peer reviewed journals. He has a B.A. from Cambridge University, an M.Sc. from the London School of Economics, and a D.Phil. from Oxford University, and has had fellowships at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum.