Where Democracy and Religions Meet

ISER acts in the production of qualified knowledge, in the incidence in the public debate and in the social articulation with emphasis on religion, always in favor of a fair, inclusive and sustainable society.


Faith in the Climate

Initiative that mobilizes and engages religious leaders and youths of different beliefs to raise awareness in their faith communities about the climate crisis.

Faith in the power that comes from the grassroots

Intervention and advisory project offered to Christian leaders committed to the defense of rights and the promotion of citizenship in territories of the metropolitan region of Rio de Janeiro.

custody hearing

Site that disseminates qualified information about “custody hearing”, an innovative institute that seeks to avoid unnecessary, abusive or illegal arrests.

Religion and Power

Open data, surveys, articles and reports on the performance of political agents with religious identity in the Executive, Legislative and Judiciary branches. Analyzes and interactive graphics on the composition of the Brazilian religious field, and also a glossary that explains essential terms for the debate on religion and public space. All of this content is found on the Religion and Power Platform.

Latest publications

Religion & Society Magazine

A scientific journal dedicated to the theme of religion in all its possibilities of relations with society, Revista Religião e Sociedade is one of the main academic publications in the area of Social Sciences and, since its foundation in 1977, has contributed to the exchange of production from different research centers in Brazil and abroad on the subject of religion.

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