Archive for April, 2013

ESTABLISHMENT OF THE OFFICE OF RELIGIOUS FREEDOM OF CANADA FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

April 23, 2013

On February 19, 2013, Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced the establishment of the Office of Religious Freedom. The Office has been created to promote freedom of religion or belief as a Canadian foreign policy priority. It will be an important vehicle through which Canada can advance fundamental Canadian values, including freedom, democracy, human rights and the rule of law worldwide. The Office will advance policies and programs that support, promote and defend the right to freedom of religion. Under Ambassador … Continue reading →