sustainable development

Seven Ways Religious Freedom Contributes to Sustainable Development

By: Brian Grim

A new series of analysis and data highlights the connection between religious freedom and sustainable development. 

Article 18 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights defines Freedom of Religion or Belief (FoRB) as follows: “Everyone has the right to freedom of thought, conscience and religion; this right includes freedom to change his religion or belief, and freedom, either alone or in community with others and in public or private, to manifest his religion or belief in teaching, practice, worship and observance.”

Permanent Link: https://www.religiousfreedominstitute.org/cornerstone/2016/7/14/seven-ways-religious-freedom-contributes-to-sustainable-development