Tawakkul Karman

It was the OMI's great privilege to take the lead in planning an event at the Dearborn CIVIC Center in November 2011 where Nobel Peace Prize winner Tawakkul Karman spoke to an over-capacity crowd of local supporters and which was believed to be the largest ever gathering of Yemeni-Americans.  

Irene Hirano Inouye

The ILCPO helped host president of the US-Japan Council, Irene Hirano Inouye, in the fall of 2012. On September 10th, Inouye spoke about issues of inclusion in a post 9/11 world.