Maytham Al Salman was among the panelists presenting updates of the religious intolerance situation in Bahrain


Monday, 10 March 2014   –   2:00 to 4:00 PM 

Room XXV, Palais des Nations, Geneva

UN HRC Side Event ‘Rise of Religious Intolerance’ – Flyer  (PDF, 1 page)

Discussion on the rise of violence attributed to religious intolerance in various regions of the world where antipathy toward members of religious minorities is used to justify targeted hatred, assaults, restrictions and violent attacks on their religious institutions.

Held in conjunction with the Annual Report of the UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion or Belief (FoRB) – part of the Programme of Work of the 25th Session of the  HRC; complements the Special Rapporteur’s presentation of his Annual Report, which this year is titled “Tackling manifestations of collective religious hatred”.