On 4th February 2015, Dennis de Jong MEP hosted an event in cooperation with the Intergroup on Freedom of Religion or Belief and Religious Tolerance, the OSCE/ODIHR and the CoE to launch the ODIHR/Venice Commission Guidelines on the Legal Personality of Religious or Belief Communities.
ODIHR/Venice Commission Guidelines on the Legal Personality of Religious or Belief Communities Launch event
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
EU Appoints First Special... On May 6th the President of the European Commission announced his decision to appoint Mr Ján Figeľ as the first Special Envoy for the promotion of freedom
Intergroup co-Chair,Denni... Intergroup co-Chair,Dennis de Jong MEP calls to end the discrimination, persecution and threat faced by non-religious minorities in the world. Click here to download the press
Meeting with the Shura Co... 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)
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