Combat harassment and violence against all religious groups
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Conservative Party Manifesto 2019, p.20
We will vigorously combat harassment and violence against all religious groups...
- This is a promise to reduce or prevent violence against groups because of their religion.
- In March 2020, the government launched the Faith, Race and Hate Crime Grant Scheme offering funding to “organisations that are working to create safe and integrated communities”, and it has also consulted on ways to protect places of worship.
- The organisations that have received funding have not yet been announced at time of writing, but the combination of the new grant scheme and the consultation on places of worship indicates that this policy is ‘in progress’.
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