Prof. Juan Suquillo is the president and co-founder of the Islamic Centre in Quito. He received the “National Hero” award in recognition for his services to Ecuador. He is also the general secretary for the Interfaith Council CONALIR fighting for religious rights and antidiscrimination. His books in Spanish have been popular and Suquillo is regarded as a bridge and reference for Latino Muslim leaders and scholars.
Source of Influence: Administration of Religious Affairs
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