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'How should a liberal democracy react to conscientious objection claims?'

15 April 2021

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PDF icon Report: How should a liberal democracy react to conscientious objection claims?

Read the report on the recent debate on conscientious objection from legal, philosophical, theological and religious perspectives.

This online event aimed to elicit an informed discussion of how people in Ireland actually handle disputes involving claims of conscientious objection, how they should handle them and whether the experiences of other liberal democracies can inform their debates.

The panel sessions are available to watch here

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