Organisations and Networks

This is a partial list of organisations, coalitions and networks (national, regional and international) that are involved in working for equality and justice in Muslim families or have resources that can be used to help with research and advocacy around family law issues.

Arab Women Organisation (Egypt)

Association Démocratique des Femmes du Maroc (Morocco)

Cordoba House (United States)

Aurat Foundation (Pakistan)

Bahrain Women's Association (Bahrain)

BAOBAB for Women's Human Rights (Nigeria)

Canadian Council of Muslim Women (Canada)

Center for Egyptian Women’s Legal Assistance (Egypt)

Coalition for Sexual and Bodily Rights in Muslim Societies

Egyptian Foundation for Family Development (Egypt)

FAHMINA Foundation (Indonesia)

FATIMA Women's Network (United Kingdom)

Femin-Ijtihad (Afghanistan)

Gambia Committee on Traditional Practices (Gambia)

International Museum of Women (Global)

International Women's Rights Action Watch Asia Pacific (IWRAW Asia Pacific)

Islamic Women's Welfare Council of Australia (Australia)

Jordanian Women's Union (Jordan)

Kandahar Treasure (Afghanistan)

Karamah: Muslim Women Lawyers for Human Rights (United States)

Lebanese Association of Women Researchers (BAHITHAT) (Lebanon)

Lebanese Council to Resist Violence against Women (Lebanon)

Mada al-Carmel - The Arab Center for Applied Social Research (Palestine 1948 (Israel))

Meydaan Women (Iran)

Muslim Institute (United Kingdom)

Muslim Women's Network UK (United Kingdom)

Muslim Women's Reseach and Action Forum (Sri Lanka)

Muslims for Progressive Values (United States)

The Egyptian Center for Women's Rights (Egypt)

New Woman Foundation (Egypt)

PEKKA: Empowering Women Heads of Households (Indonesia)

Rahima: Center for Education and Information on Islam and Women's Rights Issues (Indonesia)

Rights & Democracy Afghanistan (Afghanistan)

SALINGAN: Alternative Legal Assistance Center (Philippines)

Shirkat Gah - Women's Resource Centre (Pakistan)

Sisterhood is Global Institute (Jordan)

Sisters in Islam (Malaysia)

STEPS Women's Development Organisation (India)

Stop Stoning Forever Campaign(Iran)

Women and Memory Forum (Egypt)

Women Living Under Muslim Laws

Women for Women's Human Rights – NEW WAYS (Turkey)

Women's Affairs Technical Committee (Palestine)

Women's Centre for Legal Aid and Counselling (Palestine)

Women's Empowerment in Muslim Contexts

Women's Forum for Research and Training (Yemen)

Women’s Islamic Initiative in Spirituality and Equality

Women's Leadership Institute (Iraq)

Women’s Learning Partnership

Women's Research and Action Group (India)


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