We are an independent educational charity providing information about minority religions and sects which is as accurate, up-to-date and as evidence-based as possible.

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What we do & how we do it

The primary roles we fulfil sit in 4 key areas:

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Expert information




Academic publications


Public engagement

Our Offer

Inform acts as a unique bridge between academic expertise and practical application.

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  • Save the date! The next Inform Seminar (How Minority Religions React to the Law) will take place at Bush House on Saturday 1 June 2019.

    March 2019

  • Click here for a video of Professor Eileen Barker talking about Inform and New Religious Movements

    January 2019

  • Inform moved in the last week of May 2018 from the London School of Economics to its new office in the Theology and Religious Studies Department at King's College, London.

    May 2018

  • Inform's autumn seminar took place in Bush House on 24 November. An audience of 70 heard fascinating presentations by speakers from many different academic and faith backgrounds on Health and Healing in Minority Religions. Email us for further details.

    November 2018