Interactive news and discussion for the Muslim community.

Advocacy Institute
The Advocacy Institute has a really good booklet called “Telling Your Story: a guide to preparing advocacy case studies<

Center for the Study of Islam and Democracy
The Center for the Study of Islam & Democracy (CSID) is a non-profit organization, based in Washington DC, dedicated to studying Islamic and democratic political thought and merging them into a modern Islamic democratic discourse.

Feminist Sexual Ethics Project - Islam Section (In English and Arabic)
The Islam section of the Feminist Sexual Ethics website gathers resources addressing issues of sexual ethics and gender relations in Muslim communities and Islamic texts. The site provides a series of subsections that address key topics such as marriage contracts, divorce, veiling, same-sex sexual behavior and lesbian identity, “obedience,” honor killings, and other crucial subjects.

International Women's Rights Action Watch - Asia Pacific
IWRAW Asia Pacific envisions a world where there is full realisation and enjoyment of human rights by all. Women's equality is integral to this achievement.

Islam and Human Rights
A collection of useful articles and case studies from different countries on human rights and women’s rights.

Karamah: Muslim Women Lawyers for Human Rights
A a charitable, educational organization which focuses upon the domestic and global issues of human rights for Muslims.

Kids Media
Media - colouring books, movies, etc - for young people, detailing the Muslim experience.

Muslim WakeUp!
Muslim WakeUp! seeks to bring together Muslims and non-Muslims in America and around the globe in efforts that celebrate cultural and spiritual diversity, tolerance, and understanding.

Muslim Women's League
MWL is a nonprofit American Muslim organization working to implement the values of Islam and thereby reclaim the status of women as free, equal and vital contributors to society.

Positive Muslims
Positive Muslims is a South African group founded in June 2000, committed to raising awareness about Aids and offering support to Muslims living with HIV/AIDS, and to developing a theology of compassion; a way of reading the Qur’an and understanding the Sunnah (the path of Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him) that focuses on Allah who cares deeply about all creation..

Speaking of Faith - Progressive Islam in America
Progressive Islam on radio.

Sisters in Islam, Malaysia
Sisters in Islam (SIS) is a group of Muslim professional women committed to promoting the rights of women within the framework of Islam.

South Asian Forum for Human Rights
Human rights, peace and democracy are the main areas of concern of the South Asia Forum for Human Rights. SAFHR set up in 1990, is a regional public forum for the promotion of respect for universal values of human rights, the interdependence of rights and the indivisibility of rights.

United Nations Development Fund for Women - UNIFEM
UNIFEM is the women's fund at the United Nations. It provides financial and technical assistance to innovative programmes and strategies that promote women's human rights, political participation and economic security.

United Nations Population Fund
UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, is the world's largest international source of funding for population and reproductive health programmes.

Women Living Under Muslim Laws
The Network 'Women Living Under Muslim Laws' was created to break women’s isolation and to provide linkages and support to all women whose lives may be affected by Muslim laws. In English, Arabic and French.

Women's Human Rights Net
Providing comprehensive information and analysis on women's human rights and global issues.

Challenging Fundamentalisms
A web resource for women's human rights

Islam 21 Project
The International Forum for Islamic Dialogue's project emphasis four fundamental dimensions which differentiate our proposed Islamic agenda: the positioning of the human factor, a sense of realism, a future outlook and dialogue. These dimensions are inter-linked in terms of concept, reality and time. Newsletters in English and Arabic.

Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women
US web site covering the Treaty for the Rights of Women, including Country Scorecards and a summary of the treaty.

Rahima - Pusat Pendidikan dan Informasi Islam dan Hak-Hak Perempuan
Indonesian website (in Bahasa) on the rights of Women and Islam.

Jaringan Islam Liberal
Progressive articles in Bahasa Indonesia and English.

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