Category Archives: UN

FoRB in Pakistan: Announcement of upcoming UPR Side Event in Geneva

UPR Side Event: The Denial of Religious Freedom in Pakistan DATE and TIME: Monday 13 November 2017: 12.30pm-2.00pm VENUE: Room XXIII, Palais de Nations, United Nations, Geneva The side event will reflect on the challenges facing religious communnities in Pakistan. The country’s … Continue reading

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Christian Solidarity Worldwide: “UN actively blocking civil society”

UN NGO COMMITTEE DENIES CSW UN ACCESS Press Release by CSW New York/London, 06.01.2017 (CSW) – The United Nations (UN) Committee on Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) voted on 3 February to reject Christian Solidarity Worldwide’s (CSW’s) application for official UN accreditation, … Continue reading

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Maintaining diversity is key to counter extremism, Open doors reports

Christians ‘excluded’ from Iraq’s reconstruction plans By World Watch Monitor Baghdad, 27.01.2017 (WWM) – Christians are being excluded from the reconstruction plans for northern Iraq, further eroding the likelihood of their return once Islamic State has been militarily defeated there, … Continue reading

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Human Rights being turned into instrument for “big” governments, protection of individual freedom neglected

The UN’s Politicized Human Rights Vision A FOREF-Commentary by Aaron Rhodes New York / Vienna, 03.08.2016 (American Thinker / FOREF) – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon does not appear to understand human rights as they were formulated in Classical and … Continue reading

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The Function and Dysfunction of Religion in our Secular State

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“I am a survivor of torture myself”

“I am a survivor of torture myself”new UN Special Rapporteur on Torture Juan E. Méndez _______________________________________________  GENEVA (4 November 2010) – Human rights defender Juan E. Méndez, from Argentina, has taken over as the new Special Rapporteur appointed by the … Continue reading

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US Rams Through UN Approval of Homosexual Group that Opposes Religious Freedom

US Rams Through UN Approval of Homosexual Group that Opposes Religious Freedomhttp://www.c-fam.org/publications/id.1669/pub_detail.asp___________________________________________ By Samantha Singson      NEW YORK, July 22 (C-FAM)  The UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) voted this week on a US-led initiative to accredit the International Gay … Continue reading

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