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.
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Over recent times, many have expressed concerns surrounding an escalating atmosphere of hatred and mistrust which has been fuelled by ‘fake news’ and biased, distorted and manipulative media reporting. In a climate lacking in respect, stigmatised communities become vulnerable to hatred – hatred that in many cases has escalated to violence and even to deaths, as has been demonstrated by last year’s attack in Finsbury Park. In addressing this current climate, MEND and the Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies…
Join us as we launch a brand new working group to help tackle and raise awareness of Islamophobia in South West London On the night we will cover: What are the aims of MEND How the working group runs How you can get involved Open discussion on what issues you feel need to be tackled We are looking for volunteers from all backgrounds, professions and ages to join this new group.
Muslim Engagement & Development (MEND) invite you to a FREE media masterclass, you will learn about the media, its depiction of Islam and Muslims, the impact it has on the life of everyday Muslims and how YOU could be part of making a positive change. Who influence the media? Is the media regulated and how? How can you challenge the media? Free course and free lunch included.
Are you ready to be part of our exclusive Thames Cruise & Dinner. Learn about professional workplace Islamophobia and how the corporate sector are appreciating the value of British Muslim talent. Our guests will enjoy London's most famous sites and savour an exquisite 3 course meal. This is also an opportunity to network with successful philanthropists and business people. An evening not to be missed! To avoid disappointment book now. Venue: Dixie Queen, Tower Millennium Pier, Lower Thames St London , EC3N 4DT United…
MEND: Muslim engagement and development cordially invites you to: Inspiring Positive Change - MEND Professionals Dinner Drinks reception 3 course meal Networking opportunities with professionals and successful business leaders An evening of empowerment and entertainment Entertainment by Omar Esa Special guest speaker Sufyan Ismail Ranked amongst 500 most influential Muslims in the WORLD Founder of 1st ethical, OneE Group and MEND
The MEND Politics Masterclass This Masterclass is designed for all those who wish to gain a deeper understanding of the British political system, key legislation that affects Muslims and how to effectively engage in politics to make positive social changes. Topics covered: British political system British electoral system History of political parties History of UK race equality and anti-discrimination legislation Key issues concerning Muslims Lobbying and group interests in the political process ENTRY FREE Lunch will be provided No on-site…