Children in Care – Research Project

Dr Sariya Cheruvallil-Contractor, Principal Investigator at Coventry University,  seeks  participants for a research project on the experiences of children of Muslim heritage as they journey through the care system in Britain. This is part of a DFE-funded project led by the charity, Penny Appeal, that aims to increase the recruitment of Muslim foster carers and adopters, so that children of Muslim … Read More

Islamophobia 2017

AbdoolKarim Vakil, former chair of MCB’s ReDoc committee is a member of the planning group for the ‘Islamophobia 2017’ project, organised jointly by the Centre for Ethnicity and Racism Studies at the University of Leeds, the Insted Consultancy, the Muslim Youthwork Foundation and ReOrient: the Journal of Critical Muslim Studies. The aims of the project are to renew awareness of the … Read More

If you see it, report it

Muslim communities have been unequivocal in reporting threats of extremism and terrorism. We must continue to do so. If you suspect any terrorism, call 999 or the confidential police anti-terrorist hotline 0800 789 321. or go online: https://gov.uk/report-terrorism  

Call for PhD Scholarship Applications

Aziz Foundation PhD Scholarships: Developing Academics from British Muslim Communities The Aziz Foundation is an independent grant-making body dedicated to supporting the most disadvantaged communities in Britain. It strives to do this through supporting community empowerment and leadership development in these communities, and greater public engagement by them in wider society. The Foundation is offering three PhD scholarships per annum … Read More

Together We Can Tackle Child Abuse

  Together, we can tackle child abuse is a Government campaign to raise awareness and encourage members of the public to report child abuse and neglect. The campaign aims to encourage the public to report their concerns in order to get help to children more quickly. The core audience is parents aged 25-40. Research shows that this group is most … Read More

Call for Scholarship Applications for Masters in Social, Therapeutic and Community Studies

Aziz Foundation Masters Scholarships: Developing Community Services Professionals from British Muslim Communities The Foundation is offering two Masters scholarships for the 2017-18 academic year at Goldsmiths, University of London. The scholarships offer a unique opportunity for exceptional individuals active in British Muslim communities and interested in how the needs of these communities may be met through community development and services. … Read More

A community dialogue: What does Islam say about tolerance, forgiveness and compassion?

by Muslim Hands Interfaith dialogue from an Islamic perspective was the central theme of a community forum, which took place recently at the Quaker Centre in Plymouth. The event brought faith leaders, educators, and community members from Bahá’í, Buddhism, Christianity, Judaism,  Quaker, and several Muslims traditions to have an open and honest dialogue about issues concerning Islam. The participants came … Read More

‘Finding Fatimah’ – The Film Tour

Finding Fatimah Film Tour EARLY BIRD EXTENDED! Due to the popularity of the tour, we have increased the capacity of many of our venues. This means we’re giving you a second and FINAL chance to get Early Bird tickets for just £5. Must end 26th February. Premium tickets £20 each. Be one of the first to see the brand new … Read More