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CEO Sajda Mughal appears on Victoria Derbyshire

CEO Sajda Mughal appears on Victoria Derbyshire

Our CEO Sajda Mughal OBE appeared on the BBC’s Victoria Derbyshire to speak about a police initiative encouraging the public to report anything suspicious. On Tuesday the 20th of March, Sajda Mughal appeared on the BBC’s Victoria Derbyshire. She appeared to speak about how we can work to tackle online radicalisation. This is after the …

Our CEO Sajda Mughal founds Survivors Against Terror

Our CEO Sajda Mughal founds Survivors Against Terror

Sajda Mughal, CEO of the JAN Trust has united with others to form a group, Survivors Against Terror, to counter extremism. The Survivors Against Terror network was launched in January of this year, a first of its kind network, of family members who have lost a loved one to terror and survivors of terror attacks. …

Web Guardians™ mentioned in Tottenham & Wood Independent

Web Guardians™ mentioned in Tottenham & Wood Independent

The Tottenham & Wood Green Independent mentioned JAN Trust’s Web Guardians™ programme. In December, JAN Trust held a certificate ceremony to celebrate our users completing the Web Guardians™ programme. Hornsey and Wood Green MP Catherine West and Haringey Council CEO Zina Etheridge delivered the certificates. Numerous local councillors also attended. See the article below:

JAN Trust speaks out on hijab questioning

JAN Trust speaks out on hijab questioning

7/7 survivor Sajda Mughal has spoken out on BBC News about the ‘discriminatory’ plans for Ofsted to question young girls who wear the hijab. Campaigners, including JAN Trust’s CEO Sajda Mughal OBE, have condemned the Ofsted decision to ask girls in primary schools why they wear the headscarf. Read more here.

JAN Trust mentioned in Eastern Eye

JAN Trust mentioned in Eastern Eye

Eastern Eye have mentioned Sajda Mughal and JAN Trust in their online newspaper. This is in the wake of an extremism report released by the Home Office. Sajda spoke about the abuse she has received as a Muslim public figure: “I can tell you, as someone who listens to Muslim women on a regular basis who …

JAN Trust mentioned in Arab News

JAN Trust mentioned in Arab News

“Our government needs to drive on the bottom-up approach where communities are fully equipped to change hearts and minds” JAN Trust has been mentioned in Arab News for its Web Guardians™ programme which aims to tackle online radicalisation. Sajda emphasises that a grassroots approach is needed in order to tackle online radicalisation. To read the …

Web Guardians™ mentioned in Arab News

Web Guardians™ mentioned in Arab News

In an article which explored the importance of online radicalisation in causing violent extremism and terror attacks, our award winning Web Guardians™ course was referenced. It highlights how radicalisation has changed, where today individuals are radicalised alone, often seeking out extremist material and ‘self-radicalising’ rather than being groomed within a group. They offer our work …