Notice to the Press
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
September 21, 2011


Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal and Special Representative to Muslim Communities Farah Pandith will address an NGO roundtable on U.S. efforts to combat discrimination and hatred against Jews, Muslims, and others, as part of their 2011 Hours Against Hate campaign.

The event will take place on Thursday, September 22, 2011 at 9:30 a.m. at Baha’i International Center, Suite 120, 866 United Nations Plaza (intersection of 1st Ave & 48th St.), New York City, New York.

The opening remarks and the presentation on the 2011 Hours Against Hate campaign will be open to the press. Due to space limitations, the event is restricted to 15 members of the press.

Please contact the Baha’i International Center for details on camera set up times.

PRESS CONTACTS:

Baha’i International Center
Mr. Bill Donworth
Media Relations
bdonworth@bic.org
212-803-2500

U.S. Department of State
Evan Owen
Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights & Labor
owene@state.gov
202-647-4747



PRN: 2011/1554