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
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