Freedom of Religion and Public Interest: A Look at Sri Lanka, Pakistan, and Europe

Oct 23, 2020 | Videos

This Harvard Law School webinar explores case studies from Sri Lanka, Pakistan, and Europe to illustrate how states often interpret the term “public” to mean the majority’s views, and the ways in which majoritarian conceptions of limitation grounds can threaten the rights of religious minorities.


Dr. Gehan Gunatilleke, Visiting Fellow, Program on Law and Society in the Muslim World
Dr. Yee Htun, Clinical Instructor, International Human Rights Clinic, as Discussant