Adem is a New York Irish Muslim working to protect human rights. Adem completed Peace Corps service in Morocco and received a Masters degree in Near Eastern Studies at NYU. After several years of AmeriCorps program management, Adem joined Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA Relief) after the 9/11 terror attacks. There he directly provided emergency legal and financial help to over 825 Muslim detainees and their families. Working to raise awareness of the human rights crisis in Burma, Adem now works to strengthen partnerships with the international community, media and other stakeholders as New York and UN Programs Director for Justice for All and the Burma Task Force.