Masjid Noor Active Bystander Training
Categories: Past Event Articles
Tuesday December 12 2023
November 18th 2023
In a commendable initiative to foster inclusivity and combat discrimination, Masjid Noor recently hosted a transformative workshop organized by MEND (Muslim Engagement and Development).
The event served as a crucial platform for building bridges and promoting unity among diverse communities.This workshop, held at the welcoming premises of Masjid Noor, aimed to equip attendees with the knowledge and skills necessary to intervene and support those facing Islamophobic incidents. A speaker from MEND, well-versed in the dynamics of Islamophobia, provided valuable insights into its various forms and the profound impact it has on individuals and communities.
Participants engaged in interactive sessions, learning practical strategies to become active bystanders and emphasizing the crucial role of unity and solidarity in countering prejudice.Masjid Noor’s commitment to community empowerment was evident as they graciously hosted this insightful workshop.
Attendees left with a heightened awareness of Islamophobia and a renewed sense of responsibility to contribute to a safer, more inclusive society. This collaboration between MEND and Masjid Noor underscores the power of unity in fostering a society where understanding and compassion prevail, showcasing the positive impact that grassroots initiatives can have in combatting discrimination.