IRLA Secretary General Invited To Moscow and Yerevan Invited by the Secretary General of the Russian Association for Religious Liberty, Pastor Oleg Goncharov, Dr. John Graz, IRLA Secretary General met with religious liberty experts and officials in the Russian capital from July 1 to 3. Kigali, Rwanda - For the First Time Thousands Support Religious Freedom On Saturday June 14, approximately 5,000 people were gathered in one of the largest Seventh-day Adventist Church in Kigali, Rwanda to hear IRLA Secretary General Dr. John Graz's presentation on the State of Religious Freedom in the World. IRLA Religious Liberty Tour Has Wheels! Who could have thought a busload of 24 religious liberty leaders would have such fun tracking down history on a tour of Italy, Switzerland and France. “Freedom of Religion and Conflict Resolution” The map of current conflicts in the continent of Africa reveals that many of them are driven by religious partisanship, misperceptions and misunderstanding of others. Instead of religions being factors of peace and security they become instruments of fear and instability. USCIRF Report 2014: Ambassador Robert Seiple Gives Insight The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom, a semi-independent Government entity created by the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998, has just issued a most comprehensive report on the state of religious freedom today as well as a very helpful perspective on the implementation of this Act over the last 15 years.