All “Uzbekistan” Updates

IGE Global Horizons | September 2019

September 5, 2019

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IGE Global Horizons | July 2019

July 30, 2019

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Standing in Solidarity For What Matters: IGE at the Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom

July 24, 2019

IGE stands as an active member and partner at the Ministerial because IGE believes that religious freedom matters for all people. IGE co-hosted two side-events alongside Christianity Today (CT) in order to describe more of why religious freedom matters in the domestic and global communities and how exactly IGE and others work to advance religious freedom.

IGE Awarded $1.5 Million Grant by the Templeton Religion Trust for “Advancing Covenantal Pluralism in Asia”

April 23, 2019

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.

IGE Global Horizons | February 2019

February 28, 2019

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IGE Global Horizons | January 2019

January 10, 2019

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IGE and Embassy of Uzbekistan Hold Panel on U.S. Government Recognition of Uzbekistan’s Religious Freedom Progress

January 8, 2019

On December 20, the Embassy of the Republic of Uzbekistan and IGE held a panel discussion in Washington, D.C. on Uzbekistan’s religious freedom progress.

Marking Uzbekistan’s Progress in Advancing Religious Freedom

December 19, 2018

Secretary of State Michael Pompeo removed Uzbekistan from the U.S. State Department’s “Country of Particular Concern” (CPC) list due to the improving religious freedom situation in the country. A few months prior, IGE was privileged to lead a civil society delegation to Tashkent to meet with local religious leaders and institutions and sign a MOU with the government to collaborate on advancing religious freedom in the country.

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.