7 december 2016 — Introvigne Massimo is an internationally known sociologist author. Founder and managing director of the Center for Studies on New Religions (CESNUR), an international network of scholars who study new religious movements. Introvigne is the author of hundreds of books and articles in the field of sociology of religion. He was the main author of the Enciclopedia delle religioni in Italia (Encyclopedia of Religions in Italy).
Short analysis by Silvio Calzolari (FOB Secretary) on the declarations released at OSCE HDIM conference by FOB President, Alessandro Amicarelli and by the confederated associations SOTERIA and CAP.
October 24, 2016 — In recent decades, the right of every human being to freedom of expression and religious practice has often been proclaimed, including at the highest levels (United Nations, Council of Europe, the Helsinki Conference, OSCE etc.).
SOTERIA INTERNATIONAL intervention on Tuesday, 27 September 2016 during — Working session 12: Fundamental freedoms I (continued), including freedom of thought, conscience, religion or belief —The effects of globalization on the development of freedom of conscience, thought and religion
27 september 2016 – OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights Human Dimension Implementation Meeting 2016. Working session 13: Fundamental freedoms II, including freedom of movement.
27 September 2016 - OSCE Human Dimension Implementation Meeting 2016: Freedom of Religion or Belief - September 2016
CAP is an association created in 2000 to unite minority religions in Europe to counter discrimination concerning the right to freedom of conscience and belief. It has consultative status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations.
27 september 2016 — OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights Human Dimension Implementation Meeting 2016. Working session 12: Fundamental freedoms II Freedom of thought, conscience, religion or belief
8 June 2016 — The Government will appeal against the anti-mosques law of the Veneto government before the Constitutional Court: this was announced by Hon. Luigi Lacquaniti (Democratic Party) who supported the initiative launched by the European Federation for Freedom of Belief, a petition drive that collected 1,197 signatures in just over a month.
19 May 2016 — Yesterday, at Montecitorio, at 2.30 PM, Raffaella di Marzio, Secretary of F.O.B. (European Federation for Freedom of Belief) presented to Hon. Luigi Lacquaniti (PD), along with a letter of thanks, the first 1,100 signatures collected in the petition promoted by the Federation to wield the “anti-mosques law approved by the Veneto Region. The Waldensian MP manifested his intention to join the initiative and signed the petition.