Uppsala Religion and Society Research Centre (CRS)

Debate on the Call to Prayer in Sweden

2018-03-20

Three lawyers from the Impact Programme signed an editorial in the Swedish newspaper SvD dealing with the freedom to exercise one's religion. 

Call to prayer from the mosques relates to the positive freedom of religion, that is to say the right to exercise one's religion. When a limit to that right is envisaged, it is expected that a good balance will be found between the different parties involved, write the three lawyers in the Swedish newspaper SvD [Article in Swedish] 

Emma Ahlm
Doctoral candidate in European Law, Uppsala University and Lund University

Victoria Enkvist
Ph.D. in Constitutional Law, lecturer at Uppsala University

Kavot Zillen
Ph.D. in Medical Law , postdoctoral researcher at Stockholm University