External Job Vacancy: Office Clerk

Office Clerk Salary £24,000 per annum 6 day working (including weekends) – 48 hours per week 28 days holiday (including Public Holidays) per year   Gardens of Peace is looking to employ an Office Clerk to support our busy office handling Muslim Burials throughout the year. Ideally you should have good experience of working in a busy office using the … Read More

Support ‘Fostering Friday’, 25th May

The Muslim Foster Network has designated  Friday 25th May, 9th Ramadan, as a day of action to raise awareness of the need for Muslim Foster carers . The Fostering Network estimates that 8,100 new foster families are needed in the next 12 months alone.  These will include families for  Muslim children, many  of whom are unaccompanied refugee children. Due to … Read More

Ramadan Message from the Secretary General

Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah, Muslims the world over will be welcoming Ramadan this evening. On behalf of the Muslim Council of Britain, I would like to wish you all a very blessed Ramadan. Ramadan is a month when Muslims strive to immerse themselves in the remembrance of God and reading of the Qur’an, many attending night prayers in mosques. It … Read More

Islamic University of Rotterdam research project

The MCB has received a request from Ertugrul Gokcekuyu, Member of the Executive Board at this University (Islamic University of Applied Sciences Rotterdam), and a doctoral researcher, for respondents to his ‘Survey on Muslim Identity’  – this is a 10 minute, on-line, anonymised questionnaire exploring beliefs, practices and issues of identity. The link is https://goo.gl/forms/UOVeTuczEy4hpFVO2

Call for PhD Scholarship Applications

Aziz Foundation PhD Scholarships: Developing Academics from British Muslim Communities The Foundation is offering 3 PhD scholarships starting in the 2018-19 academic year. The scholarships offer a unique opportunity for exceptional students active in British Muslim communities and interested in how their needs may be met through research and academic work. The purpose of the Foundation’s PhD scholarships is to … Read More

Mourning Judge Khurshid Drabu CBE

20 April 2018 The Muslim Council of Britain today mourns the passing of Judge Khurshid Drabu CBE, a pillar of the organisation and the Muslim community. To Him We Belong and to Him we Return. Khurshid Drabu was one of the UK’s most influential and senior Muslim activists. He served as the Muslim Council of Britain’s Constitutional Advisor and chair of … Read More

Islamic Relief encourages British Muslims to speak out against the worldwide abuse of women and girls

Islamic Relief UK has today (Wednesday 4 April 2018) launched a major faith-inspired advocacy campaign to tackle all forms of Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG), both internationally and domestically. As the largest Islamic inspired humanitarian organisation in the UK, Islamic Relief is using the campaign to take a proactive stance against all forms of VAWG, including domestic abuse, sexual … Read More

Aziz Foundation Scholarships at Goldsmiths University of London

Aziz Foundation Scholarships at Goldsmiths, University of London Developing Community Services Professionals from British Muslim Communities The Foundation is offering two Masters scholarships for the 2018-19 academic year at Goldsmiths, University of London. The aim of these scholarships is to help develop a pool of professionals and practitioners capable of addressing the social challenges facing British Muslim communities. The focus … Read More

Call For Scholarship Applications For Masters In Public Policy

Aziz Foundation Scholarships: Developing Public Policy Practitioners from British Muslim Communities The Foundation is offering a scholarship for the 2018-19 academic year for an exceptional student actively engaged in British Muslim communities and interested in how the needs of these communities may be met through public policy work. The key aim or objective of this scholarship is to help develop … Read More