- Religion and Foreign Policy: The Global Challenges of Religious Pluralism
June 22-23, 2013
Sponsored by: Inaugural Birks Forum in the World’s Religions and Public Life. Organized by McGill’s Faculty of Religious Studies, as part of the Initiative in Globalization and the World’s Religions, in partnership with the Tony Blair Faith Foundation.
- Protecting the Right to Freedom of Religion or Belief Which One?
November 17, 2012
The Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies at the European University Institute and the European Research Council are sponsoring this ReligioWest workshop in Florence. Beth Hurd presented a paper entitled “Rethinking Religious Freedom.”
- Religion in the public space: Trans-European perspectives conference, Max Planck Institute of Legal Anthropology, Halle, Germany.
October 4-5, 2012
Religion in the public space: Trans-European Perspectives Conference, Max Planck Institute of Legal Anthropology, Halle, Germany. Peter Danchin presented a paper entitled “State supported display of religious symbols: The US case law.”
- Should religious minorities be concerned about the rise of Islamist governments?
Katherine Lanpher discusses the issue with two professors, Saba Mahmood of the University of California, Berkeley, and Aomar Boum, of the University of Arizona. (mp3)
- The European Court of Human Rights and the US Supreme Court case-law on religion in the public space: A comparison
October 4-6, 2012
Max Planck Institute of Law and Social Anthropology in Halle, Germany is sponsoring a workshop that aims at comparing the conception of the place of religion in the public space in the case law of the US Supreme Court and the European Court of Human Rights. Program can be found here.
- European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation, Venice School of Human Rights
June 30 – July 9, 2011
The Section on “Religious Freedom and the Rights of Religious Minorities,” will be co-taught by Peter Danchin, Elizabeth Shakman Hurd, Saba Mahmood and Winnifred Fallers Sullivan.
- International Law, Human Rights, and the Politics of Religious Difference
April 28-29, 2011
Hosted at Princeton University’s Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies (PIIRS), this workshop explored perspectives on the intersection of the politics and history of international law, international human rights and religion. Topics included the history and politics of religious freedom and religious toleration, international and comparative law, religious and legal subjectivities, humanitarian law and international politics.
- Reflections on The Park 51 Controversy
October 19, 2010
Religion and law scholars Peter Danchin, University of Maryland Law, and Winnifred Fallers Sullivan, SUNY-Buffalo Law, discuss the controversy over the proposed mosque/community center (the Cordoba House) to be built near the former site of the World Trade Center in New York City in the context of U.S. and international law about religious freedom.
- Indiana University, Bloomington, Department of Religious Studies
- Northwestern University, Roberta Buffett Center for International and Comparative Studies
- University at Buffalo Law School, Law, Religion & Culture Program
- University of California, Berkeley, Department of Anthropology
- University of Maryland, School of Law
- Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights
- Majlis: A Center for Rights Discourse and Inter-Disciplinary Arts Initiatives
- European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation (EIUC)
- BRAC (Bangladesh)
- Directions in Religious Pluralism in Europe: Examining Grassroots Mobilisations in the Shadow of European Court of Human Rights Religious Freedom Jurisprudence
“PluRel“, a blog is hosting an interesting conversation on religious freedom featuring a number of contributors to our project
- University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Religion & Diversity Project
- The Immanent Frame: Secularism, Religion and the Public Sphere
- States of Devotion: An interactive forum for news, analysis and opinion-making about religion and politics in the Americas
- Religion and International Law Consortium: A Research Forum for Legal Developments on International Law and Religion or Belief Topics
- Strasbourg Consortium: Freedom of Conscience and Religion at the European Court of Human Rights
- International Consortium for Law and Religion Studies
- European Navigator: The authoritative multi-media reference on the history of Europe
- Religious Diversity and Secular Models in Europe, (RELIGARE)
- Arizona State University, Religion and International Affairs Through the Prism of Rights and Gender
- Cardiff University, Centre for Law and Religion
- Uppsala University, Uppsala Religion and Society Research Centre
- Living with Religious Diversity