AICC President To Speak At Largest Ever Christian HR Conference

Dr Joseph D'Souza, President, All India Christian Council is one of the confirmed speakers...
( [email protected] ) Nov 15, 2003 10:32 AM EST

India, Nov. 15 - Today, the largest ever Christian Human Rights convention will be held in London.

The conference, which is co-hosted by Christian Solidarity Worldwide and Release International in association with Premier Christian Radio, features presentations by persecuted Christians from around the world. Delegates will be urged to respond with prayer and through writing postcards in support of the persecuted Church.

Confirmed speakers this year include Anthony Poggo Deputy Executive Director of Across, a church-based NGO working in southern Sudan, Wuille Figueroa, a former prisoner and now human rights lawyer from Peru, Canon Andrew White, Special Director of the International Centre for Reconciliation at Coventry Cathedral and the Archbishop of Canterbury's representative to the Middle East, Baroness Caroline Cox, a Deputy Speaker of the House of Lords, as well as Dr Joseph D'Souza, President, All India Christian Council.