Asia Religious Freedom Project


US International Religious Freedom Report

Article 18 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights affirms an individual has the right to freedom of thought, conscience and religion.

The United States Commission for International Religious Freedom's 2017 Report provides information on government's engaging in or tolerating "systematic, ongoing, egregious violations of religious freedom." 

Click here to download the report.

Ethnic Burmese nationalism shapes new political landscape

The United Nations Security Council in recent weeks has placed new focus on Myanmar through discussions about violence in the country's western Rakhine state, allegations of "ethnic cleansing" and the exodus of hundreds of thousands of refugees into neighboring Bangladesh. Read more at Nikkei Asian Review...