03 May
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Are Women’s Rights in Islam Compatible with Modern Society?

3 May 2017, European Parliament, Brussels – The International Organisation to Preserve Human Rights (IOPHR) organised the event “Are Women’s Rights in Islam Compatible with Modern Society?” in the European Parliament which was sponsored by MEP Esteban González Pons (EPP), MEP Julie Ward (S&D), MEP Anthea McIntyre (ECR) and MEP Beatriz Becerra Basterrechea (ALDE). Vice President of the […]

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02 May
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Antidotes to Islamist Extremism

2 May 2017, European Parliament, Brussels – The International Organisation to Preserve Human Rights (IOPHR) held an important all-day event inside the European Parliament under the title of ‘Antidotes to Islamist Extremism’. This event was sponsored and hosted by British MEP Geoffrey Van Orden from the ECR Group, supported by MEPs from the EPP, S&D […]

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18 Oct
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Are Human Rights and Islam Compatible?

18 October 2016, European Parliament, Brussels – An important conference titled ‘Are Human Rights & Islam Compatible? & The Future Role of Islam in Europe’ was organised by IOPHR, and hosted by MEP Tunne Kelam, MEP and vice chair of the European People’s Party, Esteban Pons and the European People’s Party. The panel consisted of these […]

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12 Oct
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Free Speech: a Fundamental Human Right

12 October 2016, Brussels/Paris – Debating Europe interviewed Dr Azmayesh, the founder of IOPHR. The topic of the interactive online debate was “Should All Radical Speeches Be Censored?”, which included active participation and arguments proposed by the audience of Debating Europe. Here is an excerpt from the debate: The discussion considered the fear and threats of […]

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22 Apr
  • By IOPHR
  • Cause in Hanover

Countering Extremism in Society: An Academic Perspective

22 April 2016, Hannover, Germany – An academic conference took place in the University of Hannover, discussing the issues of extremism in society that exist in the name of religion. It was conducted by Religious Scholar and Theologist, Prof. Dr. Peter Antes, Professor of Sociology, Dr. Dawud Gholamasad, and Jurist-Scholar and Human Rights Activist, Dr. Seyed […]

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13 Apr
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  • Cause in London

How to Protect Society from Extremism?

13 April 2016, London – IOPHR organised a conference consisting of members of the UK Parliament, academics, public service officials, and representatives of educational institutions. The aim of the conference was to discuss the growing threat of extremism being conducted in the name of religion within our society. An in-depth analysis was presented on this […]

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