In April 2013, EP Vice President Lazlo Surjan¸ EPWG on FoRB member, and the EPWG on FoRB co-hosted an event on religious freedom in the world in 2012 in the European Parliament. During the meeting the Brussels based NGO Human Rights Without Frontiers Int’l presented two reports on freedom of religion or belief in the world in 2012. The reports provided current information and legal analysis on countries of particular concern, presented various components of freedom of religion or belief, and enclosed the list of prisoners jailed for exercising their religious beliefs.
EPWG on FoRB co-hosting an event on religious freedom in the world in 2012
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
Defending FoRB for minori... Defending FoRB for minorities in Asia – event with CSW
Amendments to European Pa... Below is the document listing amendments to European Parliament annual human rights report 2012
Meeting with Canada’s f... 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
European Parliament Inter... European Parliament Intergroup presents its first Freedom of Religion or Belief World Report
Join our Annual Report La... The time and place has been set for the launch of the EP FoRB Intergroup Annual Report on “The State of Freedom of Religion or Belief in