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Our mission is to help the peoples of the world learn how law and religion can balance each other and ultimately stabilize society and politics.
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Law, Religion, and Human Rights 

Assesses the current state and future questions of religion and human rights that will

confront different legal communities around the world.

Sponsors:

  • The Henry Luce Foundation 

Directors:

  • Johan D. van der Vyver
  • John Witte, Jr. 

Archived projects:

  • Toleration and Truth: The Impact of Liberal Religion on Society 
  • Shari’a, Family, and Democracy 
  • Islam and Human Rights Fellowship Program
  • Cultural Transformation in Africa: Legal, Theological, and Human Rights Perspectives
  • Religious Liberty in Russia 
  • The Problem and the Promise of Proselytism in the New Democratic World Order 
  • Religions Human Rights in Global Perspective