Baroness Haleh Afshar (1944 – 2022)
Haleh always seemed to be ahead of the curve. She was a Muslim feminist and was talking about Islamic feminism at a time when many Muslim women in the UK were not...This formidable advocate for women’s rights will not be forgotten. Her inspiration lives on through the work of MWNUKDetails
Congratulations to Shaista Gohir OBE on her Crossbench Peerage
We are really pleased to announce that Shaista Gohir OBE of the Muslim Women’s Network UK (MWNUK) has been appointed to the House of Lords as a non-party-political peer.Details
Tech Abuse and Safety - A Short Film by Muslim Womens Network UK
Whether you're a survivor of tech abuse or a professional, this video will equip with tips to understand how best to protect yourself from being abused, harassed or stalked through your technological devices.Details
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Jess Phillips MP
MWNUK is courageous because of the uncompromising and fearless positions it sometimes takes when calling out injustice and inequality
I am proud to support and champion this fantastic organisation, which is informing policy and transforming lives.
Baroness Sayeeda Warsi
MWNUKâ€™s authenticity comes from knowledge of lived experiences of Muslim women and girls acquired through their helpline, research and members.
Naz Shah MP
They work tirelessly with passion and commitment to make a difference and improve outcomes for some of the most vulnerable women and girls in society.
Dr Shola Mos-Shogbamimiu
Lawyer, Political & Women's Rights Activist
There is no greater time than now for the voices, representation and power of Muslim women to be visible in the feminist movement and all walks of life. MWNUK is a vital force in delivering this much needed balance and representation.