Kate Gould speaks at Urgent Yemen Briefing on Saudi Arabia Arms Sales

By Kate Gould, June 5, 2017


Please join this important conference call to help prevent a further humanitarian disaster and mass famine from happening in Yemen and stop the U.S. from selling arms to Saudi Arabia.

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Call Info and Agenda

June 5, 2017 at 8pm Eastern Time, Kate Gould will speak on a conference call organized by a number of national organizations to speak about coalition efforts to block U.S. bombs to Saudi Arabia.

Find call information and an RSVP form here.

Below please see the call agenda:

  • 8:00 - 8:20 PM What you need to know about the Yemen crisis and Saudi Arabia arms sales - Kate Kizer, Director of Policy & Advocacy, The Yemen Peace Project
  • 8:20 - 8:30 PM Q & A
  • 8:30 - 8:40 PM What you can do to end the war in Yemen? How can you stop the Saudi Arms sale? - Kate Gould, Legislative Representative for Middle East Policy, Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL)
  • 8:40 - 8:55 PM Q & A
  • 8:55 - 9:00 PM Next Steps

Briefing Call Cosponsors:

  • Center for International Policy
  • CODEPINK
  • Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL)
  • Global Progressive Hub
  • Just Foreign Policy
  • National Priorities Project
  • Peace Action
  • People Demanding Action
  • Progressive Congress Action Fund
  • STAND: The Student-Led Movement to End Mass Atrocities
  • The Conference of Major Superiors of Men (CMSM)
  • The Yemen Peace Project
  • United for Peace & Justice
  • United Methodist General Board of Church and Society
  • US Labor Against the War
  • Win Without War
  • And dozens of local and regional organizations

Kate Gould

  • Legislative Director, Middle East Policy

Kate Gould is FCNL's Legislative Director for Middle East Policy. Kate is one of only a handful of registered lobbyists in Washington, D.C. working to advance human rights objectives and support diplomatic solutions to resolve disputes between the U.S. and Iran and the conflicts in Syria, Iraq, Yemen and Israel/Palestine.