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NGO coalition statement following 4th European Commission Round Table on anti-Muslim hatred

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On Friday December 8th, several NGOs from the European coalition against Islamophobia attended the 4th roundtable on…

EFOMW Statement, European Day against Islamophobia 21 September 2017

Today as we mark the European day against Islamophobia, a new opportunity arises for the European…

EFOMW shares a message of peace and hope from Sarajevo

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European Forum of Muslim Women (EFOMW), an umbrella organisation of Muslim women’s associations from Europe, held…

Press Statement: EU Court decision on workplace headscarf ban

PRESS STATEMENT  EU Court decision on workplace headscarf ban Brussels, 14 March 2017 – A decision by…

The situation for Muslims in Europe is getting worse: Time to act

PRESS STATEMENT  The situation for Muslims in Europe is getting worse: Time to Brussels, 21 September…

EFOMW’s statement May 2016

European Forum of Muslim Women (EFOMW) held the annual General Assembly in Brussels on 7-8 May,…

France, headscarves in universities

Following the recent remarks by French PM Manuel Valls on the need to ban headscarves in…

EFOMW answer to French minister’s comments on Muslim women

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The European Forum of Muslim Women is appalled and strongly condemns the comments made by the…

Prevent discrimination in the justice system in Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Discussion on the right to wear religious symbols at judicial institutions in Bosnia and Herzegovina aroused…

Charlie Hebdo attacks: Never again!

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The recent ​shooting at the headquarters of ​the ​Charlie Hebdo newspaper in Paris have devastated France and caused a ​stir that…