H.E. Judge Mohamed Abdel-Salam is the Secretary General of the Higher Committee on Human Fraternity, Member of Al-Azhar Center for Interreligious Dialogue, Member of the Executive Office of the Muslim Council of Elders, and the former legislative and legal advisor to the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar.
H.E. Abdel-Salam is the first Arab Muslim to receive the medal of Commander with a Star from the Pope. This medal is among the highest honors awarded by the Vatican and came in recognition of his efforts to promote interreligious dialogue and tolerance.
H.E. Judge Mohamed Abdel-Salam represents the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar on Religions for Peace’s highest leadership body, the World Council.