The EU Special Envoy for Promotion of Freedom of Religion or Belief visited Adyan

Within the framework of his visit to Lebanon, the Special Envoy for Promotion of Freedom of Religion or Belief outside the EU, Mr. Ján Figel’ has visited Adyan Foundation on Monday, 17 September 2018, accompanied by Ms. Virginia Manzitti, Policy Assistant to Ján Figel’ and Ms. Elin Danielsson, Attaché, Delegation of the European Union to Lebanon.

The Special Envoy, Mr. Fijel’, hailed the approach of ِAdyan on freedom of religion and belief, its work on inclusive citizenship, and expressed the desire to cooperate with the Foundation in this field in the Arab world. He also considered that the 70th anniversary of the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights by the United Nations on 10 December 2018, constitute an opportunity to promote human rights and to remind them of the need to respect them.