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[Video] CCMW Board Member, Shaheen Junaid tells CTV Montreal what the effects of the proposed Quebec Charter of Values will have on Muslim communities, Quebec and Canada as a whole.

CCMW In The Media

Letter to the Editor of the Winnipeg Free Press re: Memories of the first Mosque to open its doors in Manitoba

Author: Dr. Ferrukh Faruqui Source: Winnipeg Free Press I was delighted to read about the 40th anniversary of the first mosque in the province to open its doors. As a former Winnipegger, I have fond memories of fundraising for and growing up in the mosque. My father, Mr. Irshad Ahmad Faruqui, designed the mosque for… Read more »


40/40 Hindsight: Alia Hogben reflects on the decade

Author: Dave McGinn Source: The Globe and Mail Your 40s are a crucial decade, but they hardly get the study and attention as other periods of life. To right that wrong, The Globe and Mail’s Dave McGinn is launching Halftime, a new project that aims to fully understand a person’s fifth decade. He’ll be talking… Read more »


Montreal Chapter on CKUT radio show on Eid-ul-Adha

Author: Shaheen Ashraf “Festival of the Sacrifice”, also called the “Sacrifice Feast” or “Baqr-a-Eid”, is the second of two main Muslim Holidays celebrated worldwide each year, and Eid-ul-Adha is considered the holier of the two Muslim Festivals because it honours the willingness of Prophet Abraham to sacrifice his son, as an act of submission to… Read more »


Press Releases

Letter of Statement on the Quebec Shooting

From God we come and to God we return Salaam, greetings of peace to all our friends, As Canadians and as Muslims we are horrified that Muslims in Quebec City have been gunned down while at prayers in their local mosque on Sunday January 29th, 2017. We are proud Canadians and find it incomprehensible that in our… Read more »


Press Release: Canadian Muslim Women Who Inspire 2016

For immediate release                                                                      September 22, 2016 Canadian Muslim Women Who Inspire 2016 Toronto, ON: The Canadian Council of Muslim Women (CCMW)… Read more »


Press Release: Accommodating differences: a community conversation

For immediate release                                                                 September 22, 2016 Accommodating differences:  a community conversation Toronto, ON: The Canadian Council of Muslim Women (CCMW) will tackle issues related… Read more »