MWN Helpline Evaluation 2016
Muslim Women's Network UK set up a national faith and culturally sensitive service in January 2015. Year 1 evaluation for 2015 can be found here. In January 2016, the helpline hours increased from 3 mornings to 5 mornings a week. In August 2016, the service began to operate all day (10am to 4pm) Monday to Friday. Year 2 of the helpline has also been evaluated and can be downloaded here. Key findings included:
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
MWNUK’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.