All “Vietnam” Updates

IGE Convenes Training for Lecturers at Vietnam’s Premier Leadership Development Institute for Government Officials

January 6, 2022

From December 7-9, 2021, IGE conducted a program at the Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics (NAP). The first-of-its-kind online training addressed building religious literacy and international standards of religious freedom protection.

IGE Global Horizons | October 2021

October 28, 2021

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IGE and Vietnam National University Law School Host Religion and Rule of Law Conference

October 15, 2021

The two-day conference drew over 100 participants from Vietnam, the U.S., and other countries around the world. The successful conference follows last year’s publication of the first ever religious freedom textbook in Vietnam, a joint project between IGE and VNU Law School.

IGE Global Horizons | August 2021

August 31, 2021

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IGE Global Horizons | July 2021

July 22, 2021

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IGE Participates in Inaugural International Religious Freedom Summit in Washington, D.C.

July 19, 2021

The first-ever International Religious Freedom (IRF) Summit took place from July 13-15 in Washington, D.C. There were over 1,200 participants representing faith groups and NGOs from all over the world, making the Summit the largest-ever civil society-initiated gathering focused on IRF. IGE was invited to share its experience and views in a number of Summit events.

Vietnam Publishes IGE’s Seminal Volume on “Religion and Security”

July 6, 2021

IGE and its Vietnam government partner have published a bi-lingual Vietnamese-English version of the book, Religion and Security: The New Nexus in International Relations. The book will serve as a unique resource for Vietnamese leaders in government, academia, and civil society; it will also serve as a key part of the curriculum of an upcoming Cross-Cultural Religious Literacy training that IGE will conduct in 2022.

IGE Global Horizons | June 2021

June 10, 2021

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State Department’s 2020 International Religious Freedom Report and the Need for IGE

June 3, 2021

In May, the U.S. State Department released its latest annual International Religious Freedom (IRF) Report. The report analyzes the state of religious freedom around the world and highlights countries in which religious persecution is especially severe. The report also demonstrates the importance of IGE’s work in key countries.

Voices of Religious Freedom: IGE 2020 Annual Report

May 6, 2021

IGE is thrilled to announce the release of our 2020 Annual Report, “Voices of Religious Freedom”.  Throughout the report you will read quotes from our partners in governments, civil society, and faith communities across the globe, as well as from supporters and members of the IGE team who have all witnessed our work and impact first-hand.