Other Websites on Religious Persecution

The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom

The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom is an independent agency that advises the President, the Secretary of State, and Congress on religious freedom throughout the world. The USCIRF website provides lots of information on religious freedom, including reports on countries of special concern, such as Sudan, Saudi Arbia, China, and more. Visit www.uscirf.gov.

U.S. Department of State

Each year, the U.S. Department of State releases a report on the state of international religious freedom. You can access the most recent report by visiting this page and choosing the current year on the left.

The Center for Religious Freedom

The Center for Religious Freedom defends against religious persecution of all groups throughout the world. It is currently at the forefront of a national campaign to defend persecuted Christians worldwide http://crf.hudson.org.

The Center for Victims of Torture

The Center for Victims of Torture works locally, nationally and internationally to heal the wounds of torture on individuals, their families and their communities and to stop torture worldwide. Visit www.cvt.org to learn more about torture and the advocacy efforts in place against it.

The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights follows the issue of religious intolerance throughout the world. Visit their website to you'll find links to various documents and news reports on parts of the world where religious persecution occurs.

Amnesty International's Interfaith Network for Human Rights

Amnesty International's Interfaith Network for Human Rights is composed of and looks at faith groups that fight for human rights throughout the world. This site includes information on groups and individuals that are persecuted for practicing their faith and fighting for human rights; visit: www.amnestyusa.org/interfaith.