Secularists from the Middle East, North Africa, South Asia and the Diaspora will be gathering at the Tower Hotel in London during 11-12 October 2014 for an historic two-day International Conference on the Religious-Right, Secularism and Civil Rights.
At this unprecedented conference, prominent women and men from countries or the Diaspora as diverse as Algeria, Bangladesh, Canada, Egypt, France, India, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Libya, Morocco, Pakistan, Palestine, Poland, Senegal, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Switzerland, Syria, Turkey, Tunisia, UK, USA and Yemen will discuss “Religion in State, Law and Politics”, “Secularism and Education”, “Multifaithism, Multiculturalism and Citizenship” and “Women, Religion and the Religious-Right”, amongst others.
In addition to over 50 speakers, including those of faith and none, there will be comedy, live music, films and dance as well as a dinner with speakers.
The packed agenda can be seen on the conference’s website.
With limited space remaining and only 10 days left to the conference, register for this not-to-be-missed event TODAY.
If you are unable to attend but would like to donate towards bringing secularists from the “South” to the conference, please support our crowdfunding campaign on the Indiegogo Website.
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