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‘Sharia Councils - Is UK Family Law Not Sufficient For British-Muslim Women?’

Chairwoman: Baroness Uddin

Guest Speaker: Baroness Cox

Guest Speaker: Yasmin Amin
 (Islamic Studies Scholar: University of Exeter)

Guest Speaker: Iftah Nawaz
(Vice President: Association of Muslim Lawyers)

Basira is proud to present a high-profile panel, bringing expert speakers to address the issues surrounding the genesis, development and future of Sharia councils in the UK. Focusing on the application of Sharia law as it impacts on Muslim women, our panellists will look into how best to protect women and promote their integrity in multi-cultural Britain.

Date: Monday 25th April, 2016

Time: Doors 3.45pm, panel discussion 4pm-6pm, networking 6-7pm

Venue: Committee Room G, The House of Lords, Houses of Parliament, Parliament Square, London SW1A 0PW

Tickets: This is a free event but you must RSVP before 21st April, 2016