NGO Committee on Freedom of Religion or Belief

Protecting freedom of thought and conscience within the international community of nations in New York City.

Reports from the Field: An Update on the Rights to Freedom of Religion or Belief

On Monday, April 13, the United Nations NGO Committee on Freedom of Religion or Belief will host an informal discussion with several NGO representatives working in the field of freedom of religion or belief, who will discuss their recent initiatives to protect and advance these important human rights. Continue reading


Panel Event on Women’s Rights and Freedom of Religion or Belief in Marriage and the Family

The United Nations NGO Committee on Freedom of Religion or Belief and its member organizations are pleased to announce that the Committee will hold a side event at the upcoming 59th session of the Commission on the Status of Women, which will take place at UN headquarters in New York City from March 9–20, 2015.

This event will take place Wednesday, March 11, 2015, at 2:30 p.m. in the Church Center (Hardin Room), located at 777 1st Avenue, near East 44th Street in New York City. Continue reading