Upcoming Events

Islamophobia Conference 2021 On 11 and 12 December 2021, IHRC’s annual Islamophobia conference will address the questions posed by Muslim participation in civic and political life in the so-called ‘West,’ including countries like the UK, the US, the European Union, Australia and Canada. WHEN: Saturday 11

Tackling Islamophobia has never been more urgent

Faisal Bodi sees the passing of Islamophobia Awareness Month an opportune time to reflect on the alarming rise of this divisive bigotry on our shores. Almost ten years have passed since then chairwoman of the Conservative Party Baroness Warsi opined that hostility to Muslims has

Black History Month

IHRC Bookshop & Gallery have a few announcements. Author Evening with Dr Rob Faure Walker Join us for an online author evening with Dr Rob Faure Walker to discuss his book, The Emergence of ‘Extremism’. The book will be available to purchase from the IHRC Bookshop.

Combatting Islamophobia in the EU

  EU institutions should play a leading role in shaping policies to fight Islamophobia. The IHRC-EU team works to influence key decision makers to ensure that EU policies combatting anti-Muslim hatred have a far reaching, positive impact on the lives of those most affected. Our

Report on Anti-Muslim Hatred and Discrimination

Prepared and submitted to the Special Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief on 30 November 2020 by the Islamic Human Rights Commission (UK) Prepared in response to a consultation, this report overviews a working definition of Islamophobia, its various manifestations and ways to tackle

European Parliament Launch of 'Environment of Hate'

IHRC’s European launch of the book ‘Environment of Hate: the New Normal for Muslims in the UK and Europe’ based on its seminal research, took place on Tuesday, 27 September 2016 at the European Parliament in Brussels. The event was addressed by report co-author Arzu

Working with the system – a way to tackle racism?

Arzu Merali and Saeed Khan talk to Muhsin Abbas on 20th Hour regarding ways to tackle Islamophobia – specifically, is it possible to tackle Islamophobia by working with governments and its institutions.