A “Save the Children International” survey showed high rates of racial discrimination against immigrant students in Swedish schools. The survey shockingly revealed negative reactions of teachers and school administrations towards those students.
A survey by Pew Research Center on religious pluralism in India found a clear contradiction between Indians' belief in pluralism, acceptance of others and tolerance, and their deeds on the ground; which shows a great split, based on religion, in Indian society.
The World Food Programme has warned of the seriousness of the humanitarian situation in Afghanistan, especially with the approach of winter considering the current political turmoil. The WFP has revealed that millions of Afghans are facing a hunger crisis.
A recent study conducted in the US in 2020, showed a rise in the number of women attending mosques during the last ten years, as it showed that among the main factors behind this rise is the increase in the number of mosques that provide places designated for women.
The French National Assembly adopted the controversial anti-separatism bill, which its critics see as targeting French Muslims, the largest Muslim community in Europe, while the government believes that it will battle extremism and address separatist tendencies.
The Hijri year in Islam is related to the migration of the Prophet PBUH from Mecca to Medina in the month of Rabi’ al-Awwal, but the Hijri calendar starts off with the month of Muharram! This INFO states the most important facts related to the Hijri calendar.
Encyclopedia "Coexistence in Islam" was created by 50 scholars and supervised by Sawt_Al-Hikma Center to introduce Islam away from extremism, discuss complicated issues calmly and respond to advocates of violence. Free download: https://oic-oci.org/upload/media/books/oic_peace_in_islam_ar.pdf
A survey by the Finnish Ministry of Justice showed that Finn’s knowledge of human rights does not necessarily mean that they believe in them. It showed a contradiction between Finns' knowledge of these rights and their practices towards Muslims and immigrants.
A statistical report issued by Islamic organizations in the USA recommended a set of steps demanded by several parties in the USA to curb the increase in hate crimes against Muslims after the report monitored a noticeable increase during the first half of 2021.
A recent public inquiry revealed the extent of Islamophobia spread in Scotland where 100,000 Muslims live. The majority of Muslims confirmed that they are regularly exposed to hatred and racism because of their beliefs, especially in the streets and transport.