Combating Islamophobia & Anti-Muslim Hatred: A community Approach
- May 12, 2013
- Posted by: FPM
- Category: Latest News, Uncategorized
On Monday 26 November 2012, As part of the Islamophobia awareness month (IAM), Finsbury Park Mosque and Muslim Welfare House organised a seminar titled “Combating Islamophobia & Anti-Muslim Hatred: A community Approach”.
The Muslim community & local community in Islington as well as representatives from Islington council, Police, Churches, Mosques and trade unions came together to discuss ways forward to tackle Islamophobia & Anti-Muslim hatred as they become more prevalent today in the media, politics, and on the streets, the need is urgent for a community-wide response to confront this ugly phenomenon.
Jeremy Corbyn MP for Islington North and an active community campaigner, including holding the position of Vice Chair of the All Party Human Rights Group (APPG)
Mohammed Kozbar, Director of Finsbury Park Mosque and executive member of Enough Coalition Against Islamophobia.
Azad Ali, head of Community Development & Engagement, ENGAGE; and chair of Muslim Safety Forum.
Haroun Shah, Lawyer.