Press Releases




Featured image for “RFI to Hold Annual Dinner Featuring George Weigel,  Honoring Archbishop Chaput with Inaugural Defender of Religious Freedom Award”
11/08/19

RFI to Hold Annual Dinner Featuring George Weigel, Honoring Archbishop Chaput with Inaugural Defender of Religious Freedom Award

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Featured image for “RFI Names Todd Huizinga as Its First Senior Fellow for Europe”
11/01/19

RFI Names Todd Huizinga as Its First Senior Fellow for Europe

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Featured image for “RFI Observes International Religious Freedom Day”
10/28/19

RFI Observes International Religious Freedom Day

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Featured image for “The United States Issues a Global Call to  Protect Religious Freedom Before the UN”
09/23/19

The United States Issues a Global Call to Protect Religious Freedom Before the UN

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Featured image for “Press Release:  RFI Applauds Long-overdue Senate Vote to Confirm Robert Destro as Top Human Rights Official at State Department”
09/18/19

Press Release: RFI Applauds Long-overdue Senate Vote to Confirm Robert Destro as Top Human Rights Official at State Department

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Featured image for “Press Release: The Religious Freedom Institute Observes the UN’s First International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Religion or Belief”
08/22/19

Press Release: The Religious Freedom Institute Observes the UN’s First International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Religion or Belief

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Featured image for “Press Release: RFI Announces Groundbreaking Report,  “Surveying the Landscape of International Religious Freedom Policy””
07/15/19

Press Release: RFI Announces Groundbreaking Report, “Surveying the Landscape of International Religious Freedom Policy”

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Featured image for “Press Release: Religious Freedom Institute Announces Executive Vice President and Additional Staff Changes”
07/11/19

Press Release: Religious Freedom Institute Announces Executive Vice President and Additional Staff Changes

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Featured image for “Press Release: RFI Applauds Collapse of California Senate Bill 360”
07/10/19

Press Release: RFI Applauds Collapse of California Senate Bill 360

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Featured image for “Press Release: State Department Elevates Religious Freedom and Highlights Global Challenges in Annual International Religious Freedom Report”
06/28/19

Press Release: State Department Elevates Religious Freedom and Highlights Global Challenges in Annual International Religious Freedom Report

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Featured image for “Press Release: RFI Welcomes Supreme Court’s Move to Restore Founder’s View of Establishment Clause”
06/24/19

Press Release: RFI Welcomes Supreme Court’s Move to Restore Founder’s View of Establishment Clause

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Featured image for “Press Release: Religious Freedom Institute Awarded  3-Year Templeton Grant for Pathbreaking Research Initiative”
05/24/19

Press Release: Religious Freedom Institute Awarded 3-Year Templeton Grant for Pathbreaking Research Initiative

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Featured image for “RFI Denounces Sri Lanka Bombings”
04/23/19

RFI Denounces Sri Lanka Bombings

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Featured image for “RFI Condemns New Zealand Massacre as Religious Persecution”
03/18/19

RFI Condemns New Zealand Massacre as Religious Persecution

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Featured image for “Press Release: Google Should Remove Indonesian Government App for Reporting Heresy”
02/22/19

Press Release: Google Should Remove Indonesian Government App for Reporting Heresy

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Featured image for “Press Release: Religious Freedom Institute Moves D.C. Office to Capitol Hill”
02/08/19

Press Release: Religious Freedom Institute Moves D.C. Office to Capitol Hill

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Featured image for “Press Release: U.S. State Department to Hold High-Level Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom for Second Year in a Row”
01/25/19

Press Release: U.S. State Department to Hold High-Level Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom for Second Year in a Row

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Featured image for “Press Release: Diverse Group of Religious Leaders Reminds U.S. Senators: Religious Tests for Public Office Are Wrong, Unlawful”
01/17/19

Press Release: Diverse Group of Religious Leaders Reminds U.S. Senators: Religious Tests for Public Office Are Wrong, Unlawful

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Featured image for “Press Release: RFI Report Highlights the Critical Need for Decisive Action to Provide Security and Support for Religious Minority Communities in Iraq”
01/11/19

Press Release: RFI Report Highlights the Critical Need for Decisive Action to Provide Security and Support for Religious Minority Communities in Iraq

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Featured image for “Press Release: Congress Takes Action to Support Minorities in Iraq and Syria and Hold ISIS Accountable”
11/28/18

Press Release: Congress Takes Action to Support Minorities in Iraq and Syria and Hold ISIS Accountable

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Featured image for “Press Release: RFI Welcomes “Long Overdue” Decision by Pakistan Supreme Court to Vacate Asia Bibi’s Death Sentence”
11/01/18

Press Release: RFI Welcomes “Long Overdue” Decision by Pakistan Supreme Court to Vacate Asia Bibi’s Death Sentence

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Featured image for “The Rohingya Crisis: The Shameful Global Response to Genocide and the Assault on Religious Freedom”
08/15/18

The Rohingya Crisis: The Shameful Global Response to Genocide and the Assault on Religious Freedom

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Featured image for “Unprecedented Ministerial Tees Up the Crisis and the Solutions:  Now the Work Begins”
07/28/18

Unprecedented Ministerial Tees Up the Crisis and the Solutions: Now the Work Begins

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Featured image for “First-Ever Ministerial Offers Historic Opportunity to Make Religious Freedom a Global Policy Priority”
07/24/18

First-Ever Ministerial Offers Historic Opportunity to Make Religious Freedom a Global Policy Priority

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Featured image for “In Trinity Western University Decision The Supreme Court of Canada Relegates Freedom of Religion and Conscience to the Private Sphere”
06/21/18

In Trinity Western University Decision The Supreme Court of Canada Relegates Freedom of Religion and Conscience to the Private Sphere

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Featured image for “Human Rights and Religious Freedom Should Be on the North Korea Agenda for Any Trump – Kim Summit”
06/01/18

Human Rights and Religious Freedom Should Be on the North Korea Agenda for Any Trump – Kim Summit

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Featured image for “Secretary Pompeo Announces International Religious Freedom Summit Ambassador Brownback Plots New Course for U.S. International Religious Freedom Strategy”
05/30/18

Secretary Pompeo Announces International Religious Freedom Summit Ambassador Brownback Plots New Course for U.S. International Religious Freedom Strategy

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Featured image for “Former Canadian Ambassador for Religious Freedom Dr. Andrew Bennett Joins the Religious Freedom Institute”
04/10/18

Former Canadian Ambassador for Religious Freedom Dr. Andrew Bennett Joins the Religious Freedom Institute

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Featured image for “The Religious Freedom Institute Announces the Launch of Its  Islam and Religious Freedom Action Team”
04/02/18

The Religious Freedom Institute Announces the Launch of Its Islam and Religious Freedom Action Team

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Featured image for “RFI COMMENDS CONFIRMATION OF SAM BROWNBACK AS U.S. AMBASSADOR AT-LARGE FOR INTERNATIONAL RELIGIOUS FREEDOM”
01/25/18

RFI COMMENDS CONFIRMATION OF SAM BROWNBACK AS U.S. AMBASSADOR AT-LARGE FOR INTERNATIONAL RELIGIOUS FREEDOM

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Featured image for “Congress Should Act to Protect the Conscience Rights of All Health Care Providers”
11/13/17

Congress Should Act to Protect the Conscience Rights of All Health Care Providers

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Featured image for “Press Release: Defending Religious Freedom at Georgetown”
10/27/17

Press Release: Defending Religious Freedom at Georgetown

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Featured image for “RFI Calls for End to Ethnic and Religious Cleansing of Muslim Rohingya in Western Burma”
09/15/17

RFI Calls for End to Ethnic and Religious Cleansing of Muslim Rohingya in Western Burma

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Featured image for “Press Release: State Department’s Latest International Religious Freedom Report Underscores Need for All-of-Government Strategy”
08/15/17

Press Release: State Department’s Latest International Religious Freedom Report Underscores Need for All-of-Government Strategy

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Featured image for “Press Release: RFI Welcomes Nomination of Governor Sam Brownback as Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom”
07/28/17

Press Release: RFI Welcomes Nomination of Governor Sam Brownback as Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom

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Featured image for “Press Release: Preserving Minorities and the Possibility for Stability in Iraq and Syria”
06/07/17

Press Release: Preserving Minorities and the Possibility for Stability in Iraq and Syria

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