06 Dec
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UK Parliament: Are Human Rights and Islam compatible?

6 December 2016, London – A conference titled “Are Human Rights and Islam Compatible?” was organised by IOPHR, and hosted by the Rt. Hon. George Howarth MP in the UK Parliament. The speakers at the conference included Commander Mak Chishty, responsible for the Hate Crime Department at Metropolitan Police in London, the Rt Hon Baroness […]

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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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09 Oct
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Principles of Human Rights, Tolerance and Altruism

9 October 2016, Göttingen, Germany – This event was hosted by the “Gesellschaft für bedrohte Völker” (The Society for Threatened People), in association with IOPHR. The interactive seminar was based on the discussion and debate about human rights principles, gender-equality and gender-based violence, and the importance of humanity as a foundational concept in our society. […]

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11 Apr
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Countering the Rise of Extremism in Europe

11 April 2016 – A report on Europe’s World publication on the topic of security, which featured an article by Dr. Azmayesh, on the topic of countering the rise of extremism in Europe. The recent tragic events in Brussels were proof of the need to discuss the growing issue of extremism, and figure out a […]

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