Muslim women are the most economically disadvantaged group in the UK, according to a report published this week. Why is this, and what can be done to tackle the problem?

Aug 13, 2016, 01:03 PM

A report by the Women and Equalities Committee this week found that Muslim women are are three times more likely to be unemployed than women generally. To look at the reasons why, and at the report's findings in more detail, Colin Bloom spoke to Maria Miller MP, chair of the committee, and Nazmin Akthar, vice chairman of the Muslim Women's Network. First broadcast: 13/08/16