A Neglected Dimension of Security Policy? The Struggle for Freedom of Religion or Belief in the Middle East and Northern Africa, brought together religious and political leaders to address freedom of religion and belief in the Middle East and North Africa.
Indonesia’s founding ideology, of a state that enshrines both religion and religious tolerance, can be a model for Asean amid the rising conflict that is threatening stability in Southeast Asia, says Eva Kusuma Sundari.
MP Mohammedali Yaseen Taha from Kurdistan Region of Iraq created his own political success story by being instrumental in introducing a bylaw for setting up the first-ever All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) in the Kurdish parliament.
Breaking barriers and engaging with the contentious theme of women rights and religious freedom in Georgia, MP Tina Bokuchava believes that ‘motivated individuals can make a huge difference in the national narrative’.