A presentation by human rights expert
Dr. Payam Akhavan
Thursday, November 17 th, 7:00 pm
301 Azrieli Theatre, Carleton University
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On Thursday, November 17 Dr. Payam Akhavan, a distinguished advocate of human rights around the world, will be making a presentation on the persecution faced by the Bahá’í religious minority in Iran. The lecture will be held in Azrieli Theatre room 301 at 7 pm. This event is part of a wider campaign to protest the denial of higher education to Bahá’í youth in Iran.
This lecture is sponsored by the Campus Associations for Baha’i Studies at Carleton University and the University of Ottawa. For more information on the situation of the Baha’is of Iran, please visit denial.bahai.org, a web site created by the Bahá’í International Community.