To raise awareness and profile of international Freedom of Religion or Belief (Article 18, UDHR) as a human right among UK parliamentarians, the media, government and the general public. The group also seeks to increase the effectiveness of the UK's contribution to international institutions charged with enforcing this human right.
1. People of Faith: Persecution in the 21st Century
04/07/2019 - Parliamentary Research
Found: provides background information on freedom of religion and belief as a human right, before summarising
2. International Women's Day and freedom of religion or belief (No. 2)
03/03/2021 - Early Day Motions
Found: That this House celebrates International Women’s Day on 8 March 2021; recognises that women from marginalised
3. International freedom of religion or belief day 2018
24/10/2018 - Parliamentary Research
Found: CDP-0231, 23 October 2018 International freedom of religion or belief day 2018 Compiled by: Sarah
4. UK co-sponsors a UN resolution to commemorate victims of acts of violence based on religion or belief
03/06/2019 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: commemorate victims of acts of violence based on religion or belief - GOV.UK
5. Westminster Hall debate: Freedom of religion or belief
28/02/2018 - Parliamentary Research
Found: February 2018 Freedom of religion or belief By Sarah Priddy Summary A general debate on freedom of religion
1. Religious Minorities: Land Rights
22/04/2021 - Westminster Hall
1: chairperson of the all-party group for international freedom of religion or belief, a group that we have had in - Speech Link
2. Covid-19: Freedom of Religion or Belief
26/11/2020 - Westminster Hall
1: effect of the covid-19 pandemic on freedom of religion or belief.It is a genuine pleasure to serve - Speech Link
3. International Development: Freedom of Religion or Belief
06/02/2020 - Lords Chamber
1: remain deeply concerned by violations of freedom of religion or belief. Her Majesty’s Government are protecting - Speech Link
2: years of unaddressed violations of freedom of religion or belief against Rohingya Muslims led to enormous - Speech Link
3: with my noble friend that prioritising freedom of religion or belief can save lives and prevent humanitarian - Speech Link
4. Persecution of Christians and Freedom of Religion or Belief
21/10/2020 - Westminster Hall
1: review on persecution of Christians and freedom of religion or belief.It is a pleasure to serve under - Speech Link
5. Freedom of Religion or Belief
12/03/2020 - Westminster Hall
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