In March 2013, EPWG on FoRB Co-President Dennis De Jong had a meeting with the Canadian Ambassador of Religious Freedom Andrew Bennett in the European Parliament. They discussed FoRB issues and possibilities to work with the Canada’s office of Religious Freedom on promoting and protecting freedom of religion or belief.
Meeting with Canada’s first Ambassador of religious freedom
Baha´i sentenced to deat... The Intergroup is extremely concerned about the case of Mr Hamed Bin Haydara, a member of the Baha’i community in Yemen, who was sentenced to death on
European Parliament Inter... European Parliament Intergroup presents its first Freedom of Religion or Belief World Report
FoRB Intergroup welcomes ... Today, the European Parliament adopted the Annual Report on Human Rights and Democracy in the world 2015 and the European Union’s policy on the matter. Intergroup co-Chair
EU Appoints First Special... On May 6th the President of the European Commission announced his decision to appoint Mr Ján Figeľ as the first Special Envoy for the promotion of freedom
Open letter to the Prime ... Open letter to the Prime Minister of Vietnam concerning the legislative system with regard to belief groups.
Intergroup amendments to ... Intergroup amendments to Annual Human Rights report voted through by European Parliament. Click here to download the press release