Quilliam File ID: EUUK1126 Released

Quilliam Files “Islamophobia or Anti-Muslim Hatred” – Important and much-needed intervention by Quilliam International’s President Noman Benotman on the importance of using the correct terminology.


Quilliam’s STEER training
Looking for Prevent training? Quilliam’s Prevent training empowers teachers to confidently deal with and spot early signs of radicalisation.
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Islam & The Future of Tolerance Out Now

WATCH: Quilliam International’s founder Maajid Nawaz & Sam Harris take on one of the most controversial topics of our time. They take this conversation public in hopes of changing the global conversation. Also features Quilliam’s Haras Rafiq & Dr Usama Hasan.


READ: Quilliam International’s Chief Executive, Haras Rafiq, is quoted in the Sun news piece which examines a mosque praised by local cops that has hosted two preachers who support an Islamist assassin linked to the Asia Bibi blasphemy case.


Head of Islamic Studies attends Religion for Peace Conference

ABU DHABI – Quilliam International’s Head of Islamic Studies, Dr Usama Hasan, was an invited delegate at a conference of religious leaders from Europe and MENA looking at ways to tackle the root causes and negative consequences of the mass migrations to Europe in recent years.

The conference was hosted by Sheikh Abdullah bin Bayyah, Sheikh Hamza Yusuf Hanson and Dr William Vendley on behalf of the Forum For Promoting Peace in Muslim Societies, Religions For Peace and the European Council of Religious Leaders.

Quilliam in East Africa
Mohammed Fatah, Senior Fellow, Quilliam, North America, travelled to East Africa and provided training on ways to combat violent extremism. Mohammed met with government and civil society partners.

Executive Director speaks at Brooklyn Library

NEW YORK – Quilliam International’s Executive Director, North America, Dr Muhammad Fraser-Rahim spoke at the Brooklyn Public Library in New York on the root causes of misperceptions about Islam and Muslim societies in the aftermath of 9/11.

Muhammad was joined on the panel by Columbia University’s Dr Manan Ahmed, Dr Kathryn Spellman Poots of Aga Khan University, and visual artist Shahzia Sikande.

DOWNLOAD: Quilliam International’s ‘Tackling Terror: A Response to Takfiri Terrorist Theology’ report by Head of Islamic Studies, Dr Usama Hasan & Senior Researcher, Dr Salah Ansari available now in French.
Translated by Anne-Marie Le Blé & Quilliam’s Aya Faissal.


Quilliam’s Presentation in Prague

PRAGUE – Quilliam Head of Islamic Studies, Dr Usama Hasan and DIrector of Policy, David Toube, both spoke at the Home Affairs 2018 Conference in Prague, organised by the European Values think tank.

Usama spoke on the subject of Strategic Solutions for Countering Islamic Extremism, and David addressed the principles which should guide the prevention of extremism in liberal democracies. A summary of David’s points can be read on Q Perspective here.

READ: Quilliam’s North America team, produced an article on the rise of extremism in Mozambique highlighting aspects for policymakers to consider titled ‘Jihadist Gains in Mozambique are Indicative of a Larger Problem’.


Director of Policy gives Keynote Address in Prague

PRAGUE – Quilliam International’s Director of Policy, David Toube, was invited to give the keynote address at the conference of the Society of Czech Jewish Academics. The presentation was entitled “Jews, the British Labour Party, and How We Fell Out”. It can be read on Q Perspective here.


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