Events

Muflehun Presents at UN Conference on Human Rights of Victims of Terrorism

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Muflehun spoke on Feb 11 on the role on the role of victims and survivors of terrorism in Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism (PVE & CVE) at the UN Conference on the Human Rights of Victims of Terrorism organized by the United Nations Counter-Terrorism Centre (UNCCT) and the United Nations Counter-terrorism Implementation Taskforce (CTITF) Working Group on Supporting and Highlighting Victims of Terrorism. Executive Director Humera Khan highlighted the potential roles… Read More »Muflehun Presents at UN Conference on Human Rights of Victims of Terrorism

UN Security Council CTC Special Meeting & CTED Technical Sessions on Preventing Abuse of ICT

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Muflehun Executive Director Humera Khan joined the technology panel at the UN Security Council Counter-Terrorism Committee (CTC) Special Meeting on Preventing terrorists from exploiting the Internet and social media to recruit terrorists and incite terrorist acts, while respecting human rights and fundamental freedoms. Facebook, Twitter, Weibo and Microsoft joined as co-panelists to discuss public-private collaboration for #reclaimingtheweb. Muflehun also joined a panel on “Use of ICT for Counter-Messaging” at the UN Security Council… Read More »UN Security Council CTC Special Meeting & CTED Technical Sessions on Preventing Abuse of ICT

Muflehun Discusses “Combating Violent Extremism” at OSAC 30th Annual Briefing

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The Department of State Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC) hosted a panel on “Combating Violent Extremism” at its 30th annual conference with 1200 registered participants. Executive Director Humera Khan represented Muflehun on the panel and talked about radicalization and ways for the private sector to be involved in countering violent extremism. The panel was preceded by a keynote by CIA Director John Brennan and was followed by a keynote by… Read More »Muflehun Discusses “Combating Violent Extremism” at OSAC 30th Annual Briefing

Muflehun Receives TSA 2015 Community Partnership Award

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Muflehun was honored to receive the Transportation Security Adminstration (TSA) 2015 Community Partnership Award for our service and efforts for several years to enhance the traveler experience and to ensure that all passengers are treated with respect and dignity. The award was presented at the TSA 13th Annual Coalition Conference As a member of the Disability and Multicultural Coalition, Muflehun provides advice and recommendations on TSA screening policies and procedures and… Read More »Muflehun Receives TSA 2015 Community Partnership Award

Muflehun in Jordan

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In March 2015 Executive Director Humera Khan was invited by the US Embassy in Amman to run workshops, training and briefings, in conjunction with the Jordanian Ministry of Awqaf and Ministry of Interior, for senior government officials, law enforcement, male and female preachers, youth, universities and think tanks in Amman, Zarqa and Ajloun. The workshops with preachers and youth focused on CVE awareness, skills to build narratives to counter ISIS ideology,… Read More »Muflehun in Jordan

White House Summit on Countering Violent Extremism

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Muflehun participated in the White House Summit on Countering Violent Extremism held at the White House, including the Ministerial segment held at the Department of State. Executive Director Humera Khan introduced the technology panel held at the White House and spoke about the use of social media by extremist recruiters and the needs for countering online indoctrination of youth. More information about the event is available here: FACT SHEET: The White House Summit… Read More »White House Summit on Countering Violent Extremism

Dalai Lama & Muflehun Join in Panel Discussion on “Service in Action”

On Feb 6, 2015, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama joined Muflehun Executive Director Humera Khan on a panel discussion with American Muslims on “Service in Action.” The event was organized by DOST (Development Organization for Societies in Transition). The panel was moderated by John T Pinna, (DOST) and panelists included Sheikh Al-Sahlani, general representative of His Eminence Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Al-Sistani and head of the Al-Khoei Foundation in New… Read More »Dalai Lama & Muflehun Join in Panel Discussion on “Service in Action”

GCTF – OSCE International Workshop on “Advancing Women’s Roles in Countering Violent Extremism and Radicalization that Lead to Terrorism”

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In October 2014, Muflehun Executive Director represented the organization at the GCTF-OSCE International Conference on Advancing the Role of Women in CVERLT in Vienna, Austria. This international workshop is part of a joint initiative of the OSCE Transnational Threats Department and the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF), supported by Germany, Turkey and the United States of America. The purpose of the workshop was to promote gender-sensitive strategies, policies and measures to… Read More »GCTF – OSCE International Workshop on “Advancing Women’s Roles in Countering Violent Extremism and Radicalization that Lead to Terrorism”

American Muslims Against Violent Extremism- Press Conference

  Muflehun *ADAMS * MPAC * ISNA *  Masjid Muhammad (The Nation’s Mosque) * Dar Al-Hijrah * First Hijrah Foundation* ICNVT * IMAAM * ISWA * MakeSpace * MAV * Mclean Islamic Center * Muslimat Al-Nisaat * American Muslims United Against Violent Extremism: Imams and Leaders Respond to ISIS Press Conference on Wednesday, September 10th, at 9:30 a.m. ET Lisagor Room-National Press Club (Washington DC – 9/8/2014) – On Wednesday, Sept. 10, American Muslim Imams, leaders,… Read More »American Muslims Against Violent Extremism- Press Conference