Muflehun joined ICRD and PAIMAN Alumni Trust in Pakistan to teach a week-long training workshop for women leaders and teachers at womens’ madrassas on preventing radicalization and violent extremism. With participants representing four major cities from different provinces, each team designed their own local, customized and contextualized implementation plan based on their learnings from the workshop.
The Huffington Post publishes Humera Khan’s perspective on social isolation and violent extremism. Reading, Writing, Rejecting Terrorism: French Schools Change Their Lesson Plans
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
Muflehun launched a new “Fiqh or Fiqhtion?” interactive workshop series for youth at Muslim Spring Camp, attended by 120 youth from four of the largest mosques in the DC metro area. This interactive session with 13-18 year old attendees was aimed at helping youth differentiate between extremist ideologies and mainstream religious teaching through Q/A and dialogue. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to schedule a similar event for your… Read More »Event: “Fiqh or Fiqhtion?” Youth Workshop
The Department of Justice, Community Relations Service and Connecting Cultures launched a new updated cultural professionalism training entitled, “Improving Cultural Competence: Engaging and Building Relations With American Muslims” with content input and support from Muflehun Executive Director Humera Khan. The new training is aimed at law enforcement officers, educators, and community leaders to dispel the misperceptions around American Muslims and to effectively engage with them. It has already been presented… Read More »Muflehun Contributes to New DOJ CRS Cultural Competence Training
Washington, DC | www.muflehun.org | February 15, 2012 – In a continuing effort to address concerns related to inflammatory training material, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) recently met with community and interfaith organizations to provide an update on steps taken by the agency to rectify the matter. On Wednesday, February 8, the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC), the Arab American Institute (AAI), Interfaith Alliance, the Islamic Society of North America… Read More »Joint Statement on Meeting with FBI Director Robert Mueller