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CCMW Statement on Hate-Crime Statistics

It is not a big surprise that incidents of hate crime have gone up. According to the Statistics Canada Report, Muslim women and Jewish women bear the brunt of being targets of hate crimes. 53% of all victims were women. It has been an unfortunate reality with an increase in reported incidents.  Being victims of… Read more »

CCMW – Ottawa takes part in press conference on Parliament Hill

On June 13, 2017, CCMW – Ottawa took part in a press conference on Parliament Hill with the National Council of Canadian Muslims (NCCM) and other faith groups and representatives. This press conference was in response to the 2015 Hate Crime Statistics about incidents reported to the police. A statement from CCMW was read out…. Read more »

CCMW – Ottawa meets with Provincial Representatives to Discuss Prison Reform

On June 9, 2017, Farhat from CCMW – Ottawa and three other members of MOMS group met with Mr. Howard Sapers, the Independent Advisor on Corrections Reform to the Ontario Government. They expressed their support for his recent report and recommendations for reform of Ontario’s Correctional System, and pledged their vigilance and advocacy for basic human… Read more »