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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 …

JAN Trust on Sky News

JAN Trust on Sky News

On the anniversary of the 7/7 bombings in London, our CEO Sajda Mughal appeared on Sky News to speak about her experience on that day and about what needs to be done to prevent radicalisation and further attacks focusing our on highly acclaimed Web Guardians™ programme working with and supporting Muslim women and mothers to …

JAN Trust on BBC SML

JAN Trust on BBC SML

On the 9th of July, BBC Sunday Morning Live featured our CEO Sajda Mughal and our Web Guardians™ programme. Sajda spoke about her experience of the 7/7 bombings, marking the 12 year anniversary. She also spoke about her pioneering Web Guardians™ programme. The piece also featured some women and mothers who had taken part in …

JAN Trust in Eastern Eye

JAN Trust in Eastern Eye

Our CEO Sajda Mughal appeared in the Eastern Eye newspaper to talk about her 7/7 experience and the flashbacks she still suffers as a result of her traumatic experience. She also spoke about the key work that she is doing through the Web Guardians™ programme, and the need for support through funding to continue the …

JAN Trust in Closer

JAN Trust in Closer

In June, Sajda appeared in Closer magazine to talk about how mothers are key in preventing radicalisation and our highly successful Web Guardians™ programme. The article can be found here.