IGE Global Horizons | November 2018

November 16, 2018

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IGE and Uzbekistan Government Sign Agreement to Build Religious Freedom

November 14, 2018

On September 17, 2018, the Institute for Global Engagement (IGE) and the Uzbekistan government signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to partner together in efforts to build religious freedom in the country. The groundbreaking MOU marks the first time that Uzbekistan will work with a foreign NGO to address religious freedom.In addition to the MOU signing, IGE led a delegation of American Christian and Muslim leaders to meet with counterparts in Uzbekistan.

IGE Hosts Religious Freedom Seminars in Laos’ Vientiane, Champassak, and Bolikhamxay Provinces

November 8, 2018

During September and October 2018, IGE and the Laos government’s Ministry of Home Affairs’ Department of Ethnic and Religious Minorities (MOHA) jointly held three religious freedom seminars throughout the country, training a total of 165 religious leaders and government officials.

IGE Holds Religious Freedom Training in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta Region

October 19, 2018

This September, IGE conducted its flagship religious freedom training program in the Mekong Delta region, one of Vietnam’s most religiously diverse regions. This training was the seventh-such religious freedom training that IGE has held in Vietnam and builds upon IGE’s 13 years of engagement in the country.