Panel: Countering Anti-Muslim Racism in Europe

  • Date : 27/02/2019
  • Time : 16:30 : 18:00
  • Venue : European Parliament
  • End  : 27/02/2019
  • Address : ASP3H1, Rue Wiertz 60, Brussels, Belgium


  • Moderator : Enes Bayraklı, SETA- Turkish German University
  • Speakers :Opening Speech: Wajid Khan, S&D Group of the European Parliament

    Farid Hafez, Salzburg University and Bridge Initiative, Georgetown University

    Amina Easat-Daas, University of Leeds

    Selma Muhic Dizdarevic, Charles University

On February 27, 2019, MEP Mr. Wajid Khan will host the panel “Countering Anti-Muslim Racism in Europe” at the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium. Drawing on the most recently published edition of the annually published European Islamophobia report, this event will shed light on the rising levels of Islamophobia in European countries, and in particular giving prominence to recent developments in this field. Additionally, the event seeks to address the issue of tackling this growing phenomenon.

Enes Bayraklı, the director of European studies at SETA and co-editor of the European Islamophobia Report, will lead the discussion in company of Farid Hafez, co-editor of EIR 2017 and author of Austrian section of the European Islamophobia Report, along with Amina Easat-Daas and Selma Muhic Dizdarevic, authors of the Belgian and Czech components of the European Islamophobia Report.