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USCIRF Hearing: Refugees Fleeing Religious Persecution

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U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom Hearing Refugees Fleeing Religious Persecution Wednesday, February 10, 2021 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM Virtual Hearing Register Here   Please join the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) for a virtual hearing about ways the U.S. government can better protect and support individuals fleeing religious persecution through the U.S. refugee resettlement program, the ...

USCIRF Conversation: Engaging State and Local Government in Nigeria to Protect Religious Freedom

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Please join the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) for a virtual event about engaging state and local government in Nigeria to protect and promote religious freedom. The event will highlight the recent decision by the U.S. government to designate Nigeria as a Country of Particular Concern for engaging in and tolerating systematic, ongoing, and egregious violations of religious ...

FoRB Victims List and Religious Prisoners of Conscience Project Update

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Please join the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) for a virtual event highlighting USCIRF’s Freedom of Religion or Belief (FoRB) Victims List and Religious Prisoners of Conscience (RPOC) Project. Each year, as an ever-increasing number of people are arrested and imprisoned for their religion or belief, USCIRF adds FoRB victims to its list and Commissioners adopt individuals as ...

A Religious Minority Enslaved: Addressing the Complicity of U.S. Companies in Uyghur Forced Labor

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Please join the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) for a virtual hearing about ways in which U.S. companies facilitate the persecution of Uyghurs and other Turkic Muslims in China through forced labor and other practices that undermine international human rights standards in that country. Since 2017, the Chinese government has detained millions of Uyghurs and other Turkic Muslims ...