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Respecting National Sovereignty and Restoring International Law: 
The Need to Reform UN Treaty Monitoring Committees
Poland MEP Konrad Szymanski [speaker] Yuri Mantilla & Thomas Jacobson & 
   Lidia Catarisano (FOTF) 
Dr. Fernando Carbone [speaker] 
   (former Health Minister, Peru) 
Ignacio Ibanez (Mexico) [front] 
Dr. Fernando Carbone, former Peru 
   Health Minister, speaking, with 
   interpreter
Dr. Fernando Carbone, Peru 
Yuri Mantilla (FOTF) 
MEP Konrad Szymanski, Poland 
Thomas Jacobson (FOTF) 
The 3 selected briefings below were among the 15 held at the United Nations in New York City and Geneva, 2003 to 2011. 
60th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Host/Sponsor:  Focus on the Family    Sponsor:  CARE Trust        
Cosponsors:  Malta, The Philippines, Senegal & Uganda Permanent Missions to the United Nations 
92 attendees 49 nations 
Philippine Ambassador Hilario G. Davide, Jr. 
Dr. Habib C. Malik, Professor, Lebanon
Malta Ambassador Saviour F. Borg 
Glenn Williams, COO, Global, FOTF
The Importance of Marriage, Family and Human Rights as Essential Foundations of Nations 
Host/Sponsor:  Focus on the Family      Sponsor:  Focus on the Family Malaysia  
Cosponsors:  Fiji Islands, The Philippines & Saint Lucia Permanent Missions to the United Nations 
62 attendees from 32 nations
Back: Per Karlsson, Esq. (Sweden) [speaker] 
Thomas Jacobson (FOTF) 
Lee Wee Min (head, FOTF Malaysia) 
Ken Windebank & Glenn Williams (FOTF)
Front:  Helena Karlsson (Sweden) 
Yuri Mantilla & Lucia Burchill & Tim Goeglein (FOTF) 
Dr. Amon Kasambala (head, FOTF Africa) 
Lee Wee Min, Head, FOTF Malaysia
Philippines AMB Hilario G. Davide Jr. 
Per Karlsson, Attorney, Sweden
Marti Krause & Sonja Swiatkiewicz (FOTF)
Gift book table
Fiji Islands DPR Mason Smith 
Thomas Jacobson & 
Tom Minnery (Senior Vice Pres., FOTF) 
Qatar Ambassador Nassir Al-Nasser 
Malaysia Ambassador Hamidon Ali  
Titles:  AMB:  Ambassador/Permanent Representative 
DPR:  Deputy Permanent Representative
MEP:  Member of European Parliament 
COO:  Chief Operating Officer 
Non-Governmental Organization:  
FOTF:  Focus on the Family 
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