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Situational updates and analysis, along with Take Action and up-to-date Video News, Media News, Maps and assessments of FoRB and human rights.
Read news, alerts, and reports from the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF).
UPDATES: U.N. FORB NEWS
Search U.N. website and ReliefWeb for current and historical news related to FoRB and human rights.
SPOTLIGHT CAMPAIGN: MYANMAR
Urge your member of Congress to support legislation that calls for a full U.S. government and international response to free the imprisoned leaders of Burma and to support the religious and ethnic groups that face ongoing violence.
Participate in our campaigns or create your own so that policy makers in Washington and around the world hear from citizen-champions of international freedom of faith and belief.
CAMPAIGN STRATEGIES & TRAINING
This section includes tools to strengthen your impact on advocacy and campaigns. These concise materials outline best practices for strategy, messaging, mobilizing and promoting issues.
ONLINE ACTION TOOLS
Here you can access resources and platforms you need to engage in targeted action campaigns.
1) FoRB Fundamentals
These resources will help anyone interested in international religious freedom learn about why it is vital to society and what they can do to protect freedom of religion and belief for people around the world.
2) Faith Communities
These resources will help faith leaders become aware of the current barriers to international religious freedom and address those topics in their communities.
3) Academic Researchers
These resources will help students learn about international religious freedom and opportunities and organizations that will help them make a difference.
4) Activists & Advocates
These resources will help activists further understand and advocate for international religious freedom in their local, state, national, and international communities.
5) Young Leaders
These resources will help young leaders and learn about international religious freedom and discover opportunities and organizations that will help them make a difference.
6) Legal Defenders
These resources will equip human rights advocacy lawyers with legal research resources and network connections to protect the fundamental rights of all.
7) Policy Makers
These resources will help policymakers formulate policies and proposals to further international religious freedom.
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U.S POLICY & LEGISLATION
U.S. Congressional Scorecard
Highlights the voting records of members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives for bills, resolutions, and amendments that support international religious freedom...
Who Represents me in Congress?
Use your address or click on the map to find your U.S. Senators and Representative.
IRF Legislative Tracker
Current and historical legislative activity --Search Congress.gov and explore IRF related legislation, activity, and actors.
U.S. Senate & House IRF Voting Records
1998 IRF Act Retrospective
IRFA 20th Anniversary Retrospective
This 20th Anniversary Retrospective of the 1989 IRF Act retraces the collaborative efforts that helped integrate international religious freedom within U.S. foreign policy.
USG FoRB Resources
Search U.S. Govt legislation, policies, federal codes, events, reports, etc: Congress, Executive Branch, Library of Congress, CRS, State legislatures, treaties, etc.
FoRB by Country
Freedom of religion in Africa by country
Freedom of religion in Asia by country
Freedom of religion in Europe by country
Freedom of religion in South America by country
Freedom of religion by country
Search and explore 197 national constitutions (those in draft and in force) and compare how they protect or restrict FORB.
Read international conventions and agreements related to FoRB and other human rights.
Perspectives of Religious Freedom – by Country
Uyghur Religious Freedom
Apostasy & Blasphemy
Genocide & Atrocities
Prisoners of Conscience
FORB ROUNDTABLE NETWORK
Search links and reports of regional FoRB roundtables and forums.
IRF ROUNDTABLE ONLINE
The International Religious Freedom Roundtable is using Zoom to host regularly convened meetings. In this section you can RSVP, get Zoom, find trouble shooting help, and access handouts and flyers from this page.
IRF ROUNDTABLE (DC) EVENTS
Calendar and chronological listing of upcoming Events for the DC IRF Roundtable.
IRF Roundtable (DC) Events
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Online Freedom Center
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