Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBTI Persons Randy Berry Travels to Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
August 2, 2016


Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBTI Persons Randy Berry will travel to Amsterdam August 3rd to participate in the first-ever World LGBT Conference for Criminal Justice Professionals. The Conference is being organized by the Dutch National Police in collaboration with the University of Amsterdam, LEGAL (Law Enforcements Gays and Lesbians), and international and European LGBT police associations. While in Amsterdam, Special Envoy Berry will meet with senior leaders from government and civil society organizations and take part in the Amsterdam’s Euro Pride Celebrations.

For updates on the U.S. Government’s human rights work, visit www.humanrights.gov, the DRL Twitter account: @State_DRL or Special Envoy Berry’s Twitter account: @RandyBerry.

For more information, please contact DRL-Press@state.gov, or Claudette Laprise at LapriseCS@state.gov and (202) 647- 9692.