The NGO Committee on Freedom of Religion or Belief will hold a special meeting on Wednesday, January 22, featuring Sheikha Alya Ahmed Seif Al-Thani, who serves as the Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations for Qatar. Continue reading
On Monday, November 25, 2013, United Nations NGO Committee on Freedom of Religion of Belief will mark the anniversary of the signing of the UN Declaration on the Elimination of All Forms of Intolerance and of Discrimination Based on Religion or Belief (November 25, 1981) with an event featuring speaker Ira Forman, the United States Special Envoy to Monitor & Combat Anti-Semitism. Forman will discuss the disturbing resurgence of anti-semitism in Europe. Continue reading
On Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013, the NGO Committee on Freedom of Religion or Belief, in collaboration with the International Center for Law and Religion Studies at Brigham Young University, will host a special luncheon and panel discussion on freedom of religion or belief and gender equality. Continue reading
The United States Mission to the United Nations has graciously invited members of the UN NGO Committee on Freedom of Religion of Belief to attend a conversation with US Ambassador at Large for International Religious Suzan Johnson Cook.
This event will take place Sept. 9, 2013, from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Continue reading
The NGO Committee on Freedom of Religion or Belief and the NGO Committee on Human Rights is pleased to invite you to a special presentation on September 12, 2013, by Imam Baba Leigh titled, “The Consequences of Practicing Freedom of Religion When the Government Tells Clergy What to Say.” Continue reading