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
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Annual Report on the Stat... Read online or download the Annual Report on State of Freedom of Religion or Belief in the World 2015 Download the full report Direct links to
Intergroup Press release:... Human rights ought to be a fundamental issue, particularly for the EU The EU should stand firm for universal human rights, particularly in its foreign policy, according
Intergroup hopes for incr... Following the passage of a law regulating the building and renovation of churches in August 2016, this month, the Egyptian Prime Minister formed a ministerial committee, as
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