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20 Years of Forced Organ Harvesting in China: A Briefing for US Legislators
November 19 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm EST
Recognized by the China Tribunal as a crime against humanity, the Chinese Government’s practice of forced organ harvesting has been understood as the primary means to suppress and eliminate Falun Gong.
What more can the US and other nations do to protect Falun Gong practitioners?
How can the US protect patients in this country from going to China to obtain these illegally procured organs?
What are the consequences for the US and other countries if steps are not taken to end forced organ harvesting?
- Opening Remarks
- Speakers Panel
- Questions and Answers
- Reports and Handouts
In 2019, she was awarded “Las Palmas de Oro, Professional Excellence Awards,” by the National Circle of professional Journalists in Mexico City, the “National Award for Professional Excellence” at the 7th World Peace Congress 2019 and the International Women’s Award for her professional work as a defender of the rights of Latino Women based in the United States.
Dr. Gilcrease has worked as deputy director for Doctors Against Forced Organ Harvesting for 5 years. He has spoken at academic centers across the country on behalf of DAFOH, contributed to legislation in efforts to stop forced organ harvesting, and continues to raise awareness about the worst medical ethics abuse in recent history.
Mr. Sabi is a London-based lawyer with an international practice in human rights, arbitration and litigation. He acted as Counsel and Rapporteur to the Iran Tribunal, which was an independent people’s tribunal investigating mass killings of political prisoners by the Islamic Republic of Iran in the 1980s.
He speaks fluent Mandarin and has led numerous delegations to China.
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