Audio recording of the closing address of our 2018-19 Emerging International Leaders programme, from 14 July 2019

Published Date: 
Wednesday, 31 July 2019

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon, Minister of State for the Commonwealth, the UN and South Asia, and the Prime Minister’s Special Envoy on Freedom of Religion or Belief, spoke at Cumberland Lodge on the final day of our 2018-19 Emerging International Leaders programme.

Lord Ahmad spoke to international students from universities across the UK and from countries around the world, on 'Freedom of Religion or Belief in Action', before presenting certificates to each of this year's participants, with our Chief Executive, Canon Dr Edmund Newell.

He called on the students to go out into the world and be advocates of human rights in their universities and home countries.