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
External Briefings EAST ASIA Human Rights Watch: Indonesia Sends Ominous Signal to Religious Minorities 25 September 2017 During the United Nation’s periodic review of Indonesia’s rights record last week,
Co-chairs’ letter t... On January 8, Intergroup co-chairs, Dennis de Jong and Peter van Dalen sent a letter to President Juncker outlining their ideas for the mandate of the EU
Meeting with the Shura Co... On 13th November 2013, the EPWG on FoRB hosted an informal meeting with former Christian members of the Shura Council (the upper house of the Egyptian Parliament)
Intergroup Welcomes Manda... The European Parliament Intergroup on Freedom of Religion or Belief and Religious Tolerance (FoRB&RT) welcomes the fact that with his statement of 26 September, there is now
FoRB Free Thought Report ... EP Intergroup on Freedom of Religion or Belief and Religious Tolerance – Report on discrimination and persecution against humanists, atheists and non-religious. On 10th December, FoRB Intergroup