Briefing now available on-line: Proposed French Ban on Religious Signs in School violates Freedom of Religion, and Rights to Education and Work

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Islamic Human Rights Commission
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16 December 2003

Briefing now available on-line: Proposed French Ban on Religious Signs in School violates Freedom of Religion, and Rights to Education and Work.

IHRC’s latest briefing looks at the controversial issue of the banning of the headscarf for Muslim girls in French schools.

To read the whole briefing please visit:

http://www.ihrc.org.uk/show.php?id=851

Its latest briefing looks at:

• Background to the proposed ban in France
• German Cases
• Analogous cases

For more information please contact, info@ihrc.org.

Islamic Human Rights Commission
PO Box 598
Wembley
HA9 7XH
United Kingdom

Telephone (+44) 20 8904 4222
Fax (+44) 20 8904 5183
Email: info@ihrc.org
Web: www.ihrc.org