Ambassador Bennett Attends Conference on Religion at McGill

Ambassador Bennett Attends Conference on Religion at McGill

May 28, 2013 - Montréal - Andrew Bennett, Canada’s Ambassador for Religious Freedom, participates in the conference Bridging the Secular Divide: Religion and Canadian Public Discourse at McGill University in Montréal.

The conference explored the role of religion in public discourse, including foreign-policy development. Ambassador Bennett spoke about religious freedom as a key element of Canadian foreign policy and ways the newly created Office of Religious Freedom, which he heads, will advance this priority.

Left to right: Susanne Tamas, Director of Government Relations, Bahá’í Community of Canada, Anne Leahy, former Ambassador to the Holy See, Ambassador Andrew Bennett.

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