Report Launch: Taking Part: Muslim Participation in Governance

Muslim Participation in Contemporary Governance (MPCG) is a research project funded by the AHRC/ESRC joint research programme on Religion & Society. The project investigates how UK governance includes British Muslims and how Muslims themselves become involved in consultations, partnerships, and governance networks. It is the most comprehensive study to date on UK Muslim-government relations, and includes an analysis of public policy since 1997, more than 100 interviews with key policymakers and Muslim civil society actors, and in-depth local case studies of Birmingham, Leicester, and Tower Hamlets, London.

Event Details:31 January 2013, 7:00 - 8:30 pm, Bishopsgate Institute, London

- Launch of the final report from the large 30-month study of Muslim Participation in Contemporary Governance at Bristol University led by Dr Therese O'Toole and Professor Tariq Modood.

- Research findings and public policy insights on issues such as Muslim-government relations, integration, equality, participatory democracy, and countering extremism.

- Panel discussion with Dilwar Hussain, Humera Khan, and Professor Maleiha Malik.


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