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Religious Freedom

 

I. NEED TO KNOW

 

Powerpoint-Presentation (ppt-File, 165KB)

 

II. GOOD TO KNOW

 

a. PPP on Religous Freedom and Human Security (ppt-File, 164KB)

 

b. Linklist on Religious Freedom (pdf-File, 45KB)

 

c. Documents:

Human Rights Watch, Devastating Blows-  Religious Repression of Uighurs in Xinjiang, 2005.

 

OSCE Conference on Anti-Semitism, 2004. PC-DEL/696/04/Rev.1

 

OSCE Conference on Tolerance and the Fight against Racism, Xenophobia and Discrimination, 2004. PC.DEL/949/04.

 

OSCE Meeting on the Relationship between Racist, Xenophobic and Anti-Semitic Propaganda on the Internet and Hate Crime, 2004. PC.DEL/918/04/Corr.1.
 

UN International Consultative Conference on School Education in Relation with Freedom of Religion and Belief, Tolerance and Non-Discrimination, 2001.

 

UN, Civil and Politcal Rights, Including Religious Intolerance, 2004 Report submitted by the Special Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief, E/CN.4/2004/63.

 

UN, Civil and Politcal Rights, Including the Question of Religious Intolerance, 2004 Report submitted the Special Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief, E/CN.4/2005/61.

 

Institute for the Secularisation of Islamic Society, Girls’ Nightmare in Muslim Families: Forced Marriages in Europe.

 

OSCE, Conference on Anti-Semitism and on Other Forms of Intolerance, 2005.

 

III. SELECTED ACTIVITIES

 

ACTIVITY 1: Words that wound! (pdf-File, 58KB) 

ACTIVITY 2: My Neighbour's faith and mine (pdf-File, 63KB)

ACTIVITY 3: All equal - all different? (pdf-File, 65KB)

 

IV. CHRONOLOGY

 

- CONVENTION ON THE PREVENTION AND PUNISHMENT OF THE CRIME OF GENOCIDE of 1948

 

- CONVENTION FOR THE PROTECTION OF HUMAN RIGHTS AND FUNDAMENTAL FREEDOMS of 1950

 

- DECLARATION ON RELIGIOUS FREEDOM BY THE VATICAN COUNCIL of 1965

 

- UN DECLARATION ON THE ELIMINATION OF ALL FORMS OF INTOLGERANCE AND OF DISCRIMINATION BASED ON RELIGION OR BELIEF of 1981

 

- UN DECLARATION ON THE RIGHTS OF PERSONS BELONGING TO ETHNIC, RELIGIOUS AND LINGUISTIC MINORITIES of 1992