IRF - Institute for Religious Freedom, Kyiv, Ukraine

All-Ukrainian Council of Churches call for a single state agency in Ukraine on religious affairs
Friday, 17 December 2010 15:46
КYIV – The All-Ukrainian Council of Churches and Religious Organizations declared at a special session on Thursday, 14 December, that Ukraine needs a single State body in charge of religious affairs. They expressed concern that the abolition of the State Committee of Ukraine on Nationalities and Religions and transfer of its functions to other authorities would jeopardize social harmony and Church-State dialogue.
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Evangelical Church leaders seek action over deportation of Ukrainian Bishop from Uzbekistan
Tuesday, 14 December 2010 10:27
КYIV – The Council of Evangelical Protestant Churches of Ukraine has written to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, K. Hyrshchenko, asking that Ukraine defend the rights and interests of Ukrainian citizens during visits to Uzbekistan. This was prompted by the deportation of Bishop Viacheslav Nesteruk, Head of the All-Ukrainian Union of Churches of Evangelical Baptists by the border guards at Tashkent Airport.
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On the dissolution of the State Committee of Ukraine on Nationalities and Religion
Friday, 10 December 2010 12:10
КYIV – А dissolution of the State Committee on Nationalities and Religion is one of the many changes resulting from President Yanukovych’s decree of 9 December 2010. According to the Decree, religious organizations will be registered by a newly created State Registration Service of Ukraine.
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All-Ukrainian Council of Churches calls Ukrainian authority not to change Law on freedom of worship
Friday, 05 November 2010 15:15
КYIV – On behalf of the All-Ukrainian Council of Churches and Religious Organizations, the chairman of the Council of Churches, Bishop Markian Trofymiak, has sent  an address on the protection of the freedom of worship to President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych and the head of the State Committee on Nationalities and Religions, Yurii Bohutskyi.
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Regular meeting of the heads of confessions of Ukraine was held in Kyiv
Thursday, 04 November 2010 15:45
КYIV – The All-Ukrainian Council of Churches and Religious Organizations held a regular session on 4 November, 2011 in the town of Vorzel near Kyiv. The meeting of the heads of confessions of Ukraine was held under the chairmanship of Bishop Markian Trofymiak of the Roman Catholic Church.
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Publications

Terror in occupied territories of eastern Ukraine: IRF published the facts of religious persecutions
The Institute for Religious Freedom has presented the Report “Religious freedom at gunpoint: Russian terror in the occupied territories of eastern Ukraine.”
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Brochure about the Ukrainian Council of Churches and Religious Organizations (2016)
The Ukrainian Council of Churches and Religious Organizations (UCCRO) was established in December 1996 as an interfaith institution, aiming to unite the efforts of various denominations to focus on the spiritual revival of Ukraine, coordination of interfaith dialogue in Ukraine and abroad, participation in a legislative process on church-state issues, and the implementation of comprehensive charitable actions.
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Comments & Analysis

IRF Statement at OSCE Conference on Combating Intolerance and Discrimination against Christians

Speaking about the current persecution of Christians in Europe, we can again recall the consequences of the Russian aggression against Ukraine over the last 3 years. Also conflicts arise from implementing the concept of equal opportunities, in particular, from the ambiguous interpretation of the concepts of gender, gender identity, and sexual orientation.
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Process of live dialogue: Institute for Religious Freedom marks 15 years

For 15 years, the Institute for Religious Freedom has performed an important mission of protecting freedom of conscience and religion in Ukraine and internationally.
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Monitoring

Situation with Religious Freedom in Crimea 2015 – OSCE Mission's Report
Report of the OSCE Human Rights Assessment Mission on Crimea
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International Documents

PACE Resolution 2076 (2015) Freedom of religion and living together in a democratic society
Churches and religious organisations are an integral part of civil society and must, with secular organisations, take part in the life of society. National authorities should take more account of religious communities’ potential to work for dialogue, mutual recognition and solidarity.
 
PACE Recommendation 2080 (2015) Freedom of religion and living together in a democratic society
The Parliamentary Assembly consequently recommends that the Committee of Ministers set up a stable an officially recognised platform for dialogue between the Council of Europe and senior representatives of religions and non-denominational organisations.
 

Maksym Vasin's Blog

'Religious' War in Donbas

Ideologists and producers of the Russian occupation of the Crimea and Eastern Ukraine have artificially built in religious hidden motives in the bloody picture of the events in Donbas. 


   

IRF Report

Report “Religious freedom at gunpoint"

Russian terror in the occupied territories of eastern Ukraine.

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