CAIR-Chicago’s Executive Director Ahmed Rehab was one of many speakers taking part in the Al-Jazeera Forum in Doha, Qatar this past weekend. The forum typically hosts various representatives from media, politics, academia and activist groups to convene and discuss issues regarding the constantly changing dynamic of the Arab world and its place in globalized society.
March 12-14, 2011 marked the eighth annual meeting of the Al-Jazeera Forum, and speakers include such prominent individuals as the former president of Brazil Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, Sudanese presidential advisor Ghazi Salahuddin Atabani, Oxford University professor Karma Nabulski, and Turkey’s minister of Foreign Affairs Ahmet Davutoğlu.
Rehab spoke on Monday evening as part of the session titled “American Foreign Policy and the Reshaped Arab World.”
You can read Rehab’s blog at www.mindfulofdreams.com