On 13th November 2013, EPWG on FoRB Co-President Dennis de Jong met with a delegation from the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) to discuss current FoRB issues and possibilities of cooperation on promotion and protection of freedom of religion or belief.
Meeting with USCIRF
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
The European Parliament W... The European Parliament Working Group on Freedom of Religion or Belief strongly condemns the most recent Coptic Church attack in Cairo
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
VP/HR – Bahá’ís in Iran Question for written answer to the Commission (Vice-President/High Representative) Rule 117 Cornelis de Jong (GUE/NGL) Subject: VP/HR – Bahá’ís in Iran The recent nuclear agreement and the
Letter to High Representa... Letter to High Representative/Vice President Federica Mogherini
EPWG on FoRB co-hosting a... 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