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Kacem El Ghazzali

Writer, activist, IHEU representative at the UN Human Rights Council

Kacem El Ghazzali, is a secularist writer and one of the few atheist activists in Morocco, He has been living as a refugee in Switzerland since 2011. Mostly known for his unapologetic atheism, his writings stress the importance of freedom of thought which lacks in the Islamic countries.
El Ghazzali is the international representative of International Humanist and Ethical Union at the United Nations, Geneva, and the co-scientific director of the Raif Badawi Foundation for Freedom.