28

Nov

Our Executive Director participates in the Ministerial Conference of the International Religious Freedom or Belief Alliance (IRFBA) held in Prague.”

Our Executive Director Dr. Rasheed Draman together with some partners across the globe attended the International Religious Freedom or Belief Alliance (IRFBA) Ministerial Conference, which took place in Prague on the 28th to the 30th of November 2023. The event which focused on Freedom of Religion or Belief within Authoritarian regimes had institutions, individuals, and organizations come […]

24

Nov

ACEPA holds a National Seminar on the theme “FoRB: Basic Human Rights for Sustainable Development.

The primary objective of the National Seminar organized under the auspices of FoRBLN and facilitated by ACEPA in collaboration with members of The Sierra Leone Parliamentary caucus on FoRB sought to encourage dialogue and promote sustainable peace in the country. The seminar provided the platform for fruitful discussion on FoRB, emphasis was placed on the importance of[...]

22

Nov

ACEPA holds Constituency Engagements on FoRB Issues in Sierra Leone

As part of efforts to connect Parliamentarians with their constituents, two constituency engagements were organized under the auspices of the Freedom of Religion or Belief Leadership Network (F0RBLN) programme in Freetown, Sierra Leone on the 24th of November 2023. This was facilitated by ACEPA where members of the Sierra Parliamentary Caucus on Freedom of Religion or Belief[…]

13

Nov

The Ghana Parliamentary Caucus on FoRB Launched.

“Religion is like a pair of shoes. Find one that fits you, but don’t make me wear your shoes”- George Carlin. The Ghana Parliamentary Caucus for Freedom of Religion or Belief (FoRB), was launched on the 13th of November 2023. The event had in attendance the Rt. Hon. Speaker Alban S.K. Bagbin who was the special guest,[…]

Serrekunda Constituency Level Engagement On Freedom of Religion or Belief (FoRB), The Gambia.

On the 18th of June 2023, a community engagement was organized by the Africa Centre forParliamentary Affairs (ACEPA) in collaboration with The Gambian Parliamentary Caucus onFreedom of Religion or Belief (FoRB), with the objective to campaign for the promotionand protection of FoRB in The Gambia in Serrekunda Bartez. The meeting was moderatedby Ms. Fanta Secka ACEPA-FoRBLN Consultant[…]

17

Jun

ACEPA Organizes a National Seminar on Freedom of Religion or Belief in The Gambia.

As part of efforts to raise the visibility of the Gambia caucus on Freedom of Religion orBelief (FoRB), foster regular engagement between caucus members and The Gambian public,the African Centre for Parliamentary Affairs (ACEPA) and its partners, in collaborationwith the National Assembly of The Gambia, organized a one-day seminar on the theme: FoRB,Religious Intolerance and the Rise[…]

03

Apr

The Parliamentary Caucus in Malawi on Freedom of Religion or Belief (FoRB) Launched.

The African Centre for Parliamentary Affairs (ACEPA), an African not-for-profitorganisation based in Ghana and dedicated to building the capacity of African Parliaments,has urged members of the parliamentary the newly launch caucus on Freedom of Religion orBelief (FoRB) in Malawi to rededicate their efforts in promoting and protecting human rights,especially rights that relate to Freedom of Religion or[…]

Visual Brief on Data Fair.

In collaboration with the Parliament of Ghana, the African Centre forParliamentary Affairs (ACEPA), the Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) and INASPorganized a data fair at the Parliament of Ghana from 19-21 July, 2022. This year’s fair is the second to be organized under the Data for Accountability Project (DAP).The Inter-Departmental Research and Information Group (IDRIG) comprisinginformation units in[…]