Criminalised Identity: Problems and Ways Forward

Date and time: 22 february 4:00–5:00 pm CET Stockholm time
Register: Click to register to Zoom meeting
Speaker / organizer: Linda Hyökki, general secretary and Dr. Sanja Bilic, operations and policy manager from The European Forum of Muslim Women (EFOMW).
Type: Seminar
About: How is it to be a Muslim woman in Europe in 2022?
The European Forum of Muslim Women is a Brussels-based NGO, and the largest network of European Muslim women organisations working on issues of inclusion, empowerment, anti-discrimination and gender equality. Linda Hyökki and Dr Sanja Bilic will share on current issues facing Muslim women and how to move forward.
Language:  English
More information:
Read more about the work of The European Forum of Muslim Women.
Read about a recent incident in Yorkshire when a group set up to encourage more Muslims to take up hiking was hit by a barrage of negative comments after a Christmas Day walk.
Two links to the latest developments in Europe:
The Guardian Why Europe’s Muslims are braced for France’s stint running the EU presidency
The Telegraph Hijab ban could make French sport a no-go zone for Muslim women