JAN Trust is a multi-award winning charity empowering and providing leadership for women in order to create positive and active citizens of society
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
Our Director, Sajda Mughal, recently featured in The Evening Standard Newspaper speaking about her experience as a 7th July 2005 London bombings survi... Read more
Our Founder, Rafaat Mughal, was awarded with her OBE on Tuesday 4th March 2014 at Buckingham Palace by Prince William, Duke of Cambridge. She received... Read more
We are delighted to announce that our Founder, Rafaat Mughal, was awarded with an OBE in the Queen's New Year's Honours List. Rafaat has campaigned an... Read more
JAN Trust's recent award win from the Centre of Social Justice 2013 was covered by a range of press including the Spectator Magazine and newspapers.
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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 young BAMER people.
Young people play a vital part in our community and are potential future leaders, which is why we... 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
After spending several years researching Internet Extremism we published our report on our findings in 2012 entitled ‘Internet Extremism: Working Towa... 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
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 ... 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
Marine Le Pen, presidential candidate for the National Front party, a right-wing party which has not been in power since its founding in the 1960s, ha... Read more
While immigrants have often experienced difficulties integrating into a new society, in the past few years in the UK they have experienced increasing ... Read more
In possibly the most shocking event of the twenty-first century, four-time bankrupted businessman and reality star Donald J. Trump has ridden to power... Read more
It’s Internet Safety Day today and I can’t stress just how important it is for parents to be aware of what their kids are looking at online. All teena... Read more
The term Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), is the procedure in which partial or total removal of the external female genitalia or sex organs are perman... Read more
A report by the Social Mobility Commission, the ‘Ethnicity, Gender and Social Mobility’ report, has shown that Asian Muslim women, despite doing well ... Read more
On Friday 27th January 2017, President Trump signed an executive order which bans the citizens of seven majority-Muslim countries from applying for a ... Read more
Lina Khalifeh – SheFighter The first female self-defence studio, called SheFighter, was set up in the in Jordan back in 2012 but has gained a lot of a... Read more
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