Neelam RoseAdvocacy Officer
Neelam is an award-winning feminist campaigner and has worked in the human rights sector for over ten years, with a focus on issues impacting Muslim women. She has focused on the issues of gender-based violence and sexuality in the context of faith and women’s rights.
She has worked as a diversity consultant providing training and advice on intersectionality within the Muslim community, worked as a media commentator and advocate on gender and women’s issues in the Muslim community and worked internationally as a freelance human rights campaigner and consultant on these issues.
She has an MA in Understanding domestic and sexual violence, with her postgraduate research examining the intersecting lines of power, identity, religion, gender, sexuality and violence, focusing on the racialisation of victims and perpetrators of violence.
Outside of this, Neelam likes gaming, reading comic books and American literary fiction and collecting vinyl records.
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.