Human Rights Without Frontiers has identified ten countries among many others where the individual freedom to change religion or belief is grossly violated. In eight of these countries, apostasy is punishable by death: Afghanistan, Iran, Malaysia, Mauritania, Saudi Arabia, Somalia Sudan and Yemen. This report provides an overview of the religious discrimination and persecution faced by individuals in each of these countries.
What Tavaana Students Have to Say
This course caused me to see democracy in a better light and encouraged me to study more. I admit that I was an advocate of a traditional society, but with the content covered in the course and my own studies, my outlook has changed completely. This class was like a catalyst for me. A process that could have otherwise taken years to play out took shape in this short span of time.
- Nastaran, Democracy Web course graduate