TEDx | 2015 | 19min
David Kilgour is co-chair of the Canadian Friends of a Democratic Iran, past chair of the Latin America and Caribbean policy working group of the Ottawa branch of the Canadian International Council, a director of the Washington-based Council for a Community of Democracies (CCD), a Fellow of the Queen’s University Centre for the Study of Democracy, a director of the New York-based NGO Advancing Human Rights and a director of the Ottawa Mission Foundation.
David Matas is an international human rights lawyer based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. He is also an author who has produced eleven books. One of those books, titled “Bloody Harvest: The Killing of Falun Gong for their Organs”, he co-authored with David Kilgour. As a result of the work he and David Kilgour did on that issue, an America based German doctor Torsten Trey founded the NGO Doctors against Forced Organ Harvesting (DAFOH).