Criminalised Identity: Problems and Ways Forward
Date and time: 22 february 4:00–5:00 pm CET Stockholm time
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Speaker / organizer: Linda Hyökki, general secretary and Dr. Sanja Bilic, operations and policy manager from The European Forum of Muslim Women (EFOMW).
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.
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