Why attend a MEND event?
With at least 7,000 anti-Muslim hate crimes a year, systemic discrimination against Muslims in the workplace and relentless media negativity, there has never been a more important time to attend a MEND event and to learn more about tackling Islamophobia. Anti-Muslim hatred affects us all, just like racism and anti-Semitism. MEND unites communities to tackle Islamophobia. Sign up for an event below and learn more about the challenge at hand.
Events for 11th November 2017
Come and join us at our open exhibition for people to view. There will be volunteers to help guide a member of the public through the display which celebrates positive contributions of British Muslims, dispose of common myths about British Muslims and highlights the media’s role in perpetuating anti-muslim prejudice. For more information about thisFind out more »
How do you stack up against Waltham Forest's finest footballers? Muslim Engagement & Development (MEND) are coming to Waltham Forest to organise a community football tournament!Come play, have fun, & learn how Islamophobia affects football culture - Learn how MEND can help YOU give Islamophobia the red card. Starts at 11.30am £40 per Team (6aside) For more information pleaseFind out more »
- Sisters only event for IAM2017 - Islamophobic hate crime has risen since the EU referendum - What can the Muslim community do with regards to this potent issue - 45 - 60 minute presentation exploring the causes and cures for Islamophobia in the UK - Self defence session, led by a female black belt martialFind out more »