All “Myanmar” Updates
Check out the June 2020 e-newsletter!
On June 2, 2020, President Trump signed the “Executive Order on Advancing International Religious Freedom,” which prioritizes advancing international religious freedom as a key factor in U.S. foreign policy. IGE has long advocated for this and looks forward to the implementation of this order.
Check out the May 2020 e-newsletter!
The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) recently issued its 2020 report which contains chapters on some of IGE’s focus countries. Familiarize yourself with the report’s findings as well as how IGE is making a difference on the ground.
Check out the April 2020 e-newsletter!
IGE’s Center for Women, Faith & Leadership (CWFL) launched the 4th cohort of its flagship fellowship program. The one-year fellowship advances the leadership and skills of women of faith working to advocate on behalf of the vulnerable and marginalized.
From December 10-13, 2019, IGE held a training program for Kachin church leaders on “Religion and Rule of Law” in Mandalay, Myanmar. The training provided a rare opportunity for Kachin church leaders to learn from international legal experts and religious freedom practitioners and receive equipping in knowledge and tools for effectively engaging governing authorities and building multi-faith alliances.
Check out the September 2019 e-newsletter!
The grant will support the creation of educational resources and building of new networks in key countries where IGE’s relational diplomacy has provided unique access and partnerships: China, Vietnam, Uzbekistan, and Myanmar.