JAN Trust is a multi-award winning charity empowering and providing leadership for women in order to create positive and active citizens of society
Alongside other experts in her field discussing what should be done in the wake of the Mosque attack against Finsbury Park Mosque, Sajda highlighted t... Read more
In June, Sajda appeared in Closer magazine to talk about how mothers are key in preventing radicalisation and our highly succesful Web Guardians(TM) p... Read more
One person has died and 10 have been injured when a man driving a white van ploughed into Muslims walking down the street from Muslim Welfare House in... Read more
London Bridge Terrorist AttackStatement from Jan Trust and 7/7 Survivor Sajda Mughal OBE:
We are appalled and angered by the attacks last night in Lo... Read more
In April 2017, Sajda featured in Time Out's weekly series 'My London Story' feature to talk about her experience of quitting life in The City to wor... Read more
"We can't be defeated. We can't let this lone attack change our lives so that we live in fear." Sajda spoke about giving up her career in the City in ... Read more
On the 23rd of March 2017, Sajda appeared on popular ITV morning show Lorraine to discuss the Westminster attacks and her personal experience of 7/7. ... Read more
"The internet is playing a huge part in radicalising individuals" says director of JAN Trust Sajda Mughal in an appearance on the Victoria Derbyshire ... Read more
Our director Sajda Mughal appeared on the BBC's Newsnight to talk about what motivates a suicide bomber. She stressed the importance of looking at rad... Read more
The Mirror published a piece on our Director's 7/7 near death experience and the tireless work she has been carrying out since then with grass roots c... Read more
The BBC News quoted our Director, Sajda Mughal OBE following the Prime Ministers annoucement of English language skills and Muslim women. The article ... Read more
The Evening Standard wrote about JAN Trust and the dire funding crisis it faces. The article can be found here and below:
A worthy cause for a c... Read more
Our Director, Sajda Mughal, was awarded with an OBE in the Queens New Years Honours List 2015 for her work at JAN Trust and towards community cohesion... Read more
Recently the Evening Standard spoke to a forced marriage perpetrator (Pakistani mother) who has forced her daughter from the UK to Pakistani to marry ... Read more
Our Director, Sajda Mughal, recently featured in The Daily Telegraph Newspaper speaking about her experience as a 7th July 2005 London bombings surviv... Read more
Our work was recently featured in the BBC News and radio. Our Director, Sajda Mughal, spoke of the need to stop some young Muslims being radicalised v... Read more
JAN Trust works to raise awareness and take steps to prevent hate crime, particularly against refugee, asylum-seeking and Muslim women.
Say No To Hat... Read more
Domestic abuse is cross-cultural and occurs irrespective of race, ethnicity, religious belief, class, sexual orientation, and/or disabilities. It is n... Read more
A forced marriage is a marriage conducted without a valid consent of one or both parties, and some form of duress is involved.
Forced marriages are a... Read more
We run a successful service for Black, Asian, minority ethnic and refugee youth
Young people play a vital part in our community and are potential fut... Read more
Honour Based Violence (HBV) is a crime or act which is committed to protect or defend the so-called ‘honour’ of the family or community.
Examples of ... Read more
One activity we will be offering shortly is Parental Skills. Read more
JAN Trust provides support for elderly Black, Asian, minority ethnic and refugee women.
We run a regular club for mature citizens where the ladies me... Read more
It is important that women from a Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds, as well as refugees and asylum seekers, have access to the right infor... Read more
We provide advice and guidance on a whole host of issues affecting women from a diverse ethnic background including:
Radicalisation... Read more
JAN Trust offers women one-on-one mentoring, covering a wide range of subjects aimed at enhancing their personal development.We match volunteer mentor... Read more
Given London’s diversity, we organise various cohesion projects to encourage a sense of common belonging and cultural understanding.
We also delive... Read more
We offer a range of services, from a youth club to a mature ladies club. The activities supplement the training courses we offer and help the women an... Read more
Hate speech, online ‘trolls’ and extremists who use the internet to target our children were thrust back into the headlines this week as MPs summoned ... Read more
16 August 2016Our Director, Sajdah Mughal appeared on BBC’s Newsnight with Kirsty Wark to talk about the motivation behind suicide bombers. She stress... Read more
Having been almost fatally injured in the 7/7 tube bombings in London in 2005, Sajda was determined to understand what had led these young men to carr... Read more
Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) is a practice that includes the partial or total removal of the external female genitalia. There are no medical reas... Read more
JAN Trust’s schools work offers a comprehensive and wide range of services. All of our schools services are delivered in a sensitive and age appropria... Read more
Our work has expanded not only throughout the UK but internationally too.
An eight member British Muslim women’s delegation from the UK vi... Read more
JAN Trust has developed an innovative project, the "Looking Back to Look Forward" Survivors Tour and DVD.
This unique project involves contribution... Read more
JAN Trust was the proud organiser of Deen Fest, an event promoting interfaith dialogue and community cohesion, which was held at the spectacular Alexa... Read more
Faith & Future brings together grassroots women from Abrahamic faiths i.e. Islam, Judaism and Christianity. These women meet to discuss the c... Read more
JAN Trust ensures all of its projects are innovative and are run with the aim of helping to empower communities. By mobilising the skills, talents and... Read more
By Nazir Afzal OBEEmpowering women to be active members of society is essential to building resilient communities. By unleashing the potential margina... Read more
Many are aware that FGM, Female Genital Mutilation, is a huge international problem affecting around 200 million girls and women globally. However, a ... Read more
Had Sajda sat on the first train carriage on the Piccadilly tube 12 years ago on 7/7, she wouldn’t be alive today. 7/7 is a day that she remembers jus... Read more
JAN Trust’s Patron Nazir Afzal OBE features prominently in a 90 minute documentary for BBC One - ‘The Betrayed Girls’. The programme explores Afzal’s ... Read more
In the final days of the election campaign, Theresa May announced “enough is enough” – terrorism was not to be left unchallenged. She revealed a... Read more
JAN Trust needs your help! We have launched a crowdfunding campaign with the Mayor’s Crowdfunding scheme. The aim of our project is to raise money to ... Read more
Here at JAN Trust we are devastated to hear about yet another attack that has taken the lives of 23 people and injured at least 59 others. Our thought... Read more
June 8th has finally come – Election day. After an intensive six-week General Election campaign, we now have a chance to go to the polls and have our ... Read more
JAN Trust is delighted to announce that Nazir Afzal OBE has become our Patron.Nazir Afzal has had an extensive and distinguished career in the Crown P... Read more
As a London-based charity, JAN Trust has been shocked to witness the dramatic rise in knife crime that has occurred across the capital in the past yea... Read more
The triggering of Article 50 on 29th of March which signalled the start of the two-year long process of the UK’s negotiations to leave the EU has been... Read more
A new ‘integration law’ has been introduced by the Austrian government, which is to ban all Muslim face veils in public places. The law is expected to... Read more
Yesterday, in shocking and tragic scenes broadcast across the world, London suffered its first terrorist attack for over a decade. The British capital... Read more
Happy International Woman’s Day to women (and men) across the world! Many events are happening today, including a general strike in the US against the... Read more
As Iraqi forces’ liberation of Mosul continues, attention is increasingly focusing on what Daesh will do next. It’s feared their leaders, members... Read more
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