Muslim Women: Political and Civic Engagement in the UK
This information booklet was compiled in 2011 by the Centre for Research in Ethnic Relations at the University of Warwick in collaboration with the Muslim Women's Network UK.
This initiative forms a part of a project entitled "Women from Muslim Communities and Politics in Britain and France", funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC; Grant Reference RES-062-23-0380)
The full report can be downloaded above.
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.