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) in the European Parliament. The visit of the delegation was organised by the Federation of Swiss Protestant Churches and the Conference of the European Churches (CEC).
Meeting with the Shura Councill Members
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
EPWG on FoRB 2013 annual ... EPWG on FoRB 2013 annual report
Amendments to European Pa... Below is the document listing amendments to European Parliament annual human rights report 2012
Intergroup welcomes Nadia... Today, during the plenary session, the European Parliament will present Nadia Murad and Lamiya Aji Bashar with the 2016 Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought. Dennis de
Persecution of Christians... On 22nd January 2015, Peter van Dalen MEP together with Tunne Kelam MEP and Catherine Stihler MEP hosted an event in cooperation with the Intergroup on Freedom
FoRB Intergroup Co-Chair ... On 19 May Intergroup Co-Chair MEP Dennis de Jong was invited to Copenhagen to first give a public lecture at the Danish Human Rights Institute, followed by