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Religious Freedom

Question for Foreign and Commonwealth Office

UIN HL5463, tabled on 20 February 2017

To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many Foreign and Commonwealth Office staff are employed in overseas countries who are dedicated to advancing freedom of religion or belief.

Answered on

2 March 2017

Ambassadors and High Commissioners, supported by their diplomatic staff, are expected to promote, protect and integrate human rights, including freedom of religion or belief throughout their work.