Press Release

January 31, 2021 - Kofi Sarpong joins ICHRRF as Director of Outreach for Africa Region

Mr. Kofi Sarpong today accepted the post of Director of Outreach for the Africa Region at the International Commission for Human Rights and Religious Freedom (ICHRRF). Sarpong comes to ICHRRF from Ghana and networks and provides outreach to the whole African continent with 55 countries. He brings extensive international experience with him to ICHRRF. He lives a multifaceted life, and has worked in Ghana, Austria and he UK. His spiritual quest and personal practice has built relationships across traditions, including indigenous African religions, African Hinduism, Christianity and Islam. He has worked against religious discrimination and persecution of minorities in Africa, and continues to build relationships towards this cause. He is the owner and Director of an import-export company. He has a degree in book-keeping and a diploma in accounting.