Chair, UK FoRB Forum; Founder President, Christian Solidarity Worldwide
Mervyn Thomas advises the British Foreign Secretary as a member of his Human Rights Advisory Group and works closely with the Prime Minister’s Special Envoy for Freedom of Religion or Belief (FoRB). He is also a member of the UK FoRB Forum Steering Group, led by the Bishop of Truro. Mervyn is an internationally known inspirational speaker, raising awareness of the plight of individuals and communities facing persecution and his passion for tackling the injustice they face. He has testified in the British Parliament, at the EU, and within the US Congress. Mervyn is a regular speaker at events such as New Wine, Keswick, as well as speaking in churches of all denominations and sizes in the UK and elsewhere, where he inspires Christians to take their stand against injustice.