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Today's Fellows are tomorrow's Birmingham Heroes

Today's Fellows are tomorrow's Birmingham Heroes
Description
Apply for a Birmingham Fellowship and join our sector-leading programme.
Date:
01/03/2017

Michael Wear on 'Obama's Forgotten Plan to Reduce Abortions'

Michael Wear on 'Obama's Forgotten Plan to Reduce Abortions'
Description
Michael Wear, Honorary Fellow of The Edward Cadbury Centre for the Public Understanding of Religion, writes about abortion politics in the Obama White House, when he was a staffer there during President Barack Obama's first term and director of faith outreach for his reelection campaign.
Date:
01/03/2017

Elizabeth Harris and Andrew Smith attended a consultation on Anglican – Lutheran – Buddhist relations in Myanmar

Elizabeth Harris and Andrew Smith attended a consultation on Anglican – Lutheran – Buddhist relations in Myanmar
Description
Elizabeth Harris and Andrew Smith participated in an Anglican-Lutheran-Buddhist Consultation in Yangon, Myanmar, from January 16 - 20, 2017.
Date:
01/03/2017

The Many Meanings of FORB: A Glossary

Description
CIFoRB discusses the many meanings and interpretations of Freedom of Religion or Belief (FORB) used around the world by parliamentarians, human rights activists, government bodies and international organisations.
Date:
28/02/2017

Islam Awareness Week at the University of Birmingham

Islam Awareness Week at the University of Birmingham
Description
Muslim students at the University of Birmingham welcomed all to go and learn more about their faith, at Islam Awareness week. They want to quash misconceptions people have of their religion
Date:
24/02/2017

An Exhibition that celebrates women at the University of Birmingham launches on March 8, 2017

An Exhibition that celebrates women at the University of Birmingham launches on March 8, 2017
Description
'Making Space: Celebrating Women at the University of Birmingham', New project by Liz Hingley (Honorary Fellow, CPUR), launches on International Women's Day.
Date:
24/02/2017

Dr. Alison Gray will be speaking at the Spirituality and Psychiatry Special Interest Group Conference

Dr. Alison Gray will be speaking at the Spirituality and Psychiatry Special Interest Group Conference
Description
Dr. Alison Gray, Consultant Psychiatrist, Priest and Honorary Fellow of The Edward Cadbury Centre for the Public Understanding of Religion, will be speaking at the Silent Prejudice: Stigma, spirituality and mental health' conference in London.
Date:
24/02/2017

Teenagers and appearance: concerns amongst girls, boys, bullies and victims

Teenagers and appearance: concerns amongst girls, boys, bullies and victims
Description
New blogpost from the Beauty Demands research project
Date:
20/02/2017

Lisa Bortolotti on The Philosopher's Arm

Lisa Bortolotti on The Philosopher's Arm
Description
Podcast of BBC Radio 4's 'The Philosopher's Arms' with Lisa Bortolotti joined Peter Tatchell and David Runciman discussing hypocrisy.
Date:
17/02/2017

Dr. Iqtidar Cheema publishes a report on challenges faced by religious minorities in India

Dr. Iqtidar Cheema publishes a report on challenges faced by religious minorities in India
Description
Dr. Cheema Iqtidar, Honorary Fellow at The Edward Cadbury Centre for the Public Understanding of Religion, has written a report about the constitutional and legal challenges that religious minorities face in India. The report has been published by the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom.
Date:
16/02/2017
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