Join the Movement
Join The Freedom Initiative and Belady for a two day training and advocacy on capital hill. The event aims to organize the Egyptian diaspora in the US in Washington DC to engage with lawmakers and officials on Human rights and democratic governance issues in Egypt.
Event Timing: March 12 - March 13, 2018
Event Location: Washington D.C.
WHAT ARE WE DOING FOR 2 DAYS?
Day 1: We will conduct advocacy training for the participants in partnership with U.S. Foreign policy on Egypt experts and advocates.
Day 2: We will participate in an advocacy day with different avenues of government. We will be visiting the State Department for briefings, partaking in a congressional reception, and constituents will meet with their elected officials.
WHAT ISSUES WILL YOU BE ADVOCATING FOR?
We will be advocating for the betterment of the Human Rights conditions in Egypt. The advocacy day will be held prior to the Egyptian elections, and we want to ensure that U.S. continues to use its influence with the Egyptian regime.
Registration has closed (Check States Below)
Over 50 Participants from 25 states are joining our advocacy day to brief their representatives on the current situation in Egypt. We will give voice to the tens of millions of Egyptians whose voices have been silenced with the suffocation of political and civilian space by the regime.
Registration has now closed. If you are from the following states (Tennessee, South Carolina, Vermont, Arizona, New Hampshire, and Connecticut ) and still wish to participate, please contact us.