Category Archives: Religion

Condemn Russia’s Jehovah’s Witnesses Ban

Statement for the OSCE – Supplementary Human Dimension Meeting (SHDM) I: Freedom of Religion or Belief 22-23 June 2017, Vienna Condemn Russia’s Jehovah’s Witnesses Ban By the Forum for Religious Freedom-Europe and Human Rights Without Frontiers Vienna, 23 June 2017 – … Continue reading

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AUSTRIA: New Proposed Law on Religion causes Public Outcry

  Proposed Changes to the Religion Law in Austria Represent a Major Step Backwards in Defiance of Court Mandates _________________________________________________ Alexandria, VA – July 1, 2011 – In an ongoing trend of legislative restrictions on religious freedom, proposed revisions to the … Continue reading

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HUNGARY: Scandalous New Law on Religion – Most Oppressive in OSCE Region

Draft Religion Law Would Constitute the  Most Oppressive Religion Law in the OSCE Region  _________________________________________ Christian Newswire (21.06.2011) / HRWF (22.06.2011) - –Legislation recently proposed in Hungary contains provisions designed to create the most oppressive religion law and the most … Continue reading

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Invitation: CESNUR Conference – Turino, Italy, 9-11 September 2010

The 2010 International Conference Changing Gods. Between Religion and Everyday Life An International Conference organized by CESNUR, Italian Association of Sociology (AIS) – Sociology of Religions Section, and the School of Political Science – University of Torino Torino, Italy, 9-11 … Continue reading

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