Media & External Affairs

To promote engagement with the wider world and support the brotherhood of Muslims by collaborating with other Shia & non-Shia organisations, alongside raising the awareness of CoEJ and KSI community. This is achieved via proactive engagement in politics and media.

International Women’s Day 2015

Sunday March 8th 2015, will mark the 105th anniversary of International Women’s Day. First established in 1910, International Women’s Day is a globally designated date to recognise the accomplishments of women past and present. It symbolises the long standing struggle of women of all ethnic, religious and social backgrounds who have been deprived of equalities, as well as celebrating worldwide efforts that seek to rebalance this. Annually on 8 March, thousands of events are held throughout the world to inspire women and celebrate achievements.

Joint statement on recent attacks in Iraq

“We, the undersigned UK Shia organisations, strongly condemn the atrocities being carried out by terrorists in Iraq, including the horrific massacres targeting Sunni worshipers at a mosque in Diyala on 22 August and the massacre that targeted Shia worshippers at a mosque in Baghdad on 25 August…”