Events

22nd January 2022

Alafia Project Launch: Black Muslim Mental Health

Exploring Black Muslim Mental Health and commemorating the launch of a mental health project led by volunteer Kawthar Alli.

Alafia Project Launch is an event to commemorate the launch of a Black Muslim Forum project led by volunteer Kawthar Alli who will be providing over the course of the next year an email consultancy service for members of the Black Muslim community.

Kawthar Alli is a qualified mental health advocate and counselling psychologist in training. 

This event will be a panel discussion where panellists Rashid Rose, Summayyah Saqiq-Ojibara, Jaymain Parkes and Sh. Abdulla Hasan will be exploring the issues around Black Muslim mental health and how intersection of race and religion play a part uniquely in the Black Muslim psyche. 

Register:

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/alafia-project-launch-black-muslim-mental-health-tickets-241746820247

February-March 2021

Nations and Tribes: Striving Towards Racial Justice in British Muslim communities

This three part course was delivered twice- in February and March 2021 and will be an annual programme to educate the non-black Muslim community on becoming actively anti-racist.

October 2020

Islam and Racial Justice Project is co-delivered by Black Muslim Forum in partnership with MCB, Everyday Muslim and the Civil Service Muslim Network: This is a national annual two part conference as well as a later re-education programme educating Muslims in the UK on how to be actively anti-racist and uphold social justice in a personal capacity.

Link to annual conference literature: https://mcb.org.uk/general/islam-racial-justice-conference-23-24-october/