In the increasingly crowded landscape of religious freedom research, the International Institute for Religious Freedom (IIRF) stands as a reliable contributor, supporting collaborations with
At almost the same time, three major players in the religious freedom field published reports on the situation of FoRB in indigenous communities: Indigenous
The IIRF is pleased to announce that Prof. Dr. Christof Sauer is among the awardees who were awarded the Research and Innovation Excellence Award 2023 by Stellenbosch University.
Twenty-five of the world’s most prominent experts met in Oslo, Norway on September 20–21, to participate in the Mission and Religious Freedom – Symposium 2023, organized by the Fjellhaug International University College.
Dr. Janet Epp Buckingham publishes a new article in the second volume of The Palgrave Handbook of Religion and State.
The IIRF Africa (Cape Town) invites to the Call for Papers for the Conference on Religious Freedom in South Africa with the theme: Freedom of Religion or Belief in a Democracy.
The International Institute for Religious Freedom call for the immediate release of Yahaya Sharif-Aminu.
The IIRF releases the audit statement of the World Watch List 2023 of Open Doors International
We write to urge your Government to invite the United Nations Special Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief to visit Cuba.
UNGA resolution on Extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions
UNGA resolution Moratorium on the use of the death penalty
Press release from the Christian Association of Nigeria on the visit of the prosecutor of the International Criminal Court to Nigeria
Religious Freedom News
The IIRF welcomes and congratulates the Organization of American States for including Religious Freedom as a topic of interest.
Article written by Arie de Pater, IIRF European Representative. Recently, several Quran’s have been burnt or desecrated in Denmark and Sweden. Some claim that these
Ten years ago, the European Council adopted Guidelines on the Promotion and Protection of Freedom of Religion or Belief (FoRB). These guidelines explain what FoRB
This 2021 factsheet published by the USCIRF documents instances of religious freedom violations, including of a violent nature, against Muslims in Africa.
IIRF and partner organizations request the IACHR to protect the fundamental rights of religious leaders who have been victims of government repression since the July 2021 social outbreak in Cuba.