Julie Siddiqi - Women and Islam

Sep 21, 2016, 02:04 PM

For this 'Women, Faith and Society' reflection, we hear from Julie Siddiqi. Julie is a mentor, consultant and activist with a focus on gender issues, Jewish-Muslim relations and social action. She has a background in community grass roots work spanning 20 years and founded a local charity for Muslim women's needs which she led for 10 years, gaining an acute knowledge of the personal challenges faced by women. 'Women, Faith and Society' series - a collection of short reflections where our contributors speak about the role of women in their tradition. #women #religion #faith #islam #muslim