UK Appoints New PM Envoy for Freedom of Religion & Belief

A Foreign Office media release today announced that Rehman Chishti MP would succeed the current envoy, Lord Ahmad, to further the government’s work to promote the UK’s firm stance on religious freedom and tolerance abroad. The Prime Minister has today … Continued

Lords discuss FCO persecution of Christians report

Lord Singh of Wimbledon To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the recommendations of the Bishop of Truro’s Independent Review of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office’s support for persecuted Christians. The Minister of State, Foreign and … Continued

Twenty Years of Falun Gong Persecution in China

On 16 July, Jim Shannon MP hosted a seminar ‘How the UK Might Get China to Stop Committing Crimes Against Humanity’ marking the 20th year of persecution for Falun Gong in China. The seminar covered the background of Falun Gong, … Continued

Commons debates Persecution of Christians Overseas

House of Commons 18 July Chris Philp (Croydon South) (Con) I beg to move, that this House deplores the persecution of Christians overseas; supports freedom of religion or belief in all countries throughout the world; welcomes the work undertaken by … Continued

House of Lords debates religious persecution

Lord Elton That this House takes note of the extent of persecution of people of faith in this century. Lord Elton (Con) My Lords, I cannot possibly do justice to this vast subject; I doubt that anybody could. However, together … Continued



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Freedom of Religion or Belief: Westminster Hall debate

Jim Shannon (Strangford) (DUP) I beg to move, That this House has considered freedom of religion or belief. I put …

China’s Policy on its Uighur Population

Westminster Hall 11 March 2020 Mark Pritchard (The Wrekin) (Con) I beg to move, That this House has considered …

Persecution of Christians – House of Commons debate

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs (Mrs Heather Wheeler) I beg to …

Christmas messages and Freedom of Religion or Belief

“Today of all days, I want us to remember those Christians around the world who are facing persecution. For …

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