This workshop focuses on Islamophobia (or anti-Muslim sentiment) or the prejudice against, hatred towards, or fear of the religion of Islam or Muslims.
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Amira Elghawaby National Council of Canadian Muslims
Amira Elghawaby obtained an honours degree in Journalism and Law from Carleton University in 2001. Since then, she has worked as both a full-time and freelance journalist, writing and producing stories for a variety of media including CBC Radio, the Ottawa Citizen, the Toronto Star and The Globe and Mail. In 2012, she joined NCCM as the organization’s Human Rights Coordinator to advocate for the human rights & civil liberties of diverse communities. In 2015, Amira became NCCM’s Communications Director and she now leads the NCCM’s media relations, public engagement and strategic communications