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Mr. Mohammed Amin MBE, Curriculum for Cohesion Chair of Donors, is honoured by Her Majesty, the Queen

By Dr. Matthew Wilkinson

13 June 2016. Mr. Mohammed Amin MBE, Curriculum for Cohesion Chair of Donors, has been honoured by Her Majesty, the Queen as a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list. Amin has been recognised “for services to Community Cohesion and Inter-faith Relations in Greater Manchester” primarily for […]

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This post was published on Thursday, 16th June , 2016 at 11:15 am and is filed under Uncategorized. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can also add a comment to this post, or trackback from your own website.

Curriculum for Cohesion’s Lead Patron, the Rt. Hon. Sadiq Khan, is elected Mayor of London

By Dr. Matthew Wilkinson

5 May 2016. Curriculum for Cohesion’s Lead Patron since 2012, the Rt. Hon. Sadiq Khan, who was the Labour Party candidate, has been elected the third Mayor of London, winning 44.2% of the first round vote and 56.9% of the second round vote. His nearest rival was the Conservative Party candidate Zac Goldsmith. Sadiq is […]

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This post was published on Sunday, 8th May , 2016 at 8:34 pm and is filed under Uncategorized. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can also add a comment to this post, or trackback from your own website.

Curriculum for Cohesion contributes to the The Association of School and College Leaders (ASCL) information paper on examinations in Ramadan

By Dr. Matthew Wilkinson

Dr. Matthew L N Wilkinson, Director of Curriculum for Cohesion, was one of the scholars and signatories on the working group convened by The Association of School and College Leaders (ASCL) to produce an information paper for schools and colleges over the observance of Ramadan during this summer’s exams. Ramadan falls within the examination season […]

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This post was published on Wednesday, 27th April , 2016 at 7:35 am and is filed under Uncategorized. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can also add a comment to this post, or trackback from your own website.

Nicola Padfield, Master of Fitzwilliam College, University of Cambridge offers rich insight about the book ‘A Fresh Look at Islam in a Multi-faith World’

By Dr. Matthew Wilkinson

8 April 2016. Nicola Padfield, Master of Fitzwilliam College, University of Cambridge and Reader in Criminal and Penal Justice at the Law Faculty, University of Cambridge, offers some rich insights on her reading of Matthew Wilkinson’s book ‘A Fresh Look at Islam in a Multi-faith: a philosophy for success through education’ in connection with the […]

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This post was published on Friday, 8th April , 2016 at 9:05 am and is filed under Uncategorized. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can also add a comment to this post, or trackback from your own website.

Dr. Matthew Wilkinson speaks to the Cambridge Union Society on religious extremism

By Dr. Matthew Wilkinson

26 February 2016. Dr. Matthew Wilkinson contributed to a panel discussion at the Cambridge Union Society entitled, ‘How do we respond to religious extremism,’ with Remona Aly, a guardian journalist and founder of Exploring Islam Foundation, Muhammad Abdul Bari, Former Secretary General of the Muslim Council of Britain, Muhammad Manwar Ali, an Islamist in the […]

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This post was published on Sunday, 28th February , 2016 at 10:33 pm and is filed under Uncategorized. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can also add a comment to this post, or trackback from your own website.

Curriculum for Cohesion presents to National Offender Management Service (NOMS)

By Dr. Matthew Wilkinson

18 February 2016. Dr. Matthew Wilkinson, Director of Curriculum for Cohesion, gave a presentation entitled ‘Factors in Muslim criminality: noxious absences and malign presences in young Muslims’ lives’ at the Ministry of Justice to senior civil servants of the National Offender Management Service (NOMS), including Ms. Maggie Bolger, Lead Learning and Development Commissioner, and Mr. […]

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This post was published on Sunday, 28th February , 2016 at 10:30 pm and is filed under Uncategorized. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can also add a comment to this post, or trackback from your own website.

Publication of the impact of Curriculum for Cohesion to date…

By Dr. Matthew Wilkinson

Curriculum for Cohesion is developing minds to heal a fractured world by enriching the school curriculum, by moving academic thinking forward, and by training teachers, judges, barristers, prison officers and journalists in improved understandings of the relationship of Islam and Muslims to liberal democratic societies. We have posted the assessment of the qualitative and quantitative […]

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This post was published on Sunday, 20th December , 2015 at 10:33 pm and is filed under Uncategorized. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can also add a comment to this post, or trackback from your own website.

Curriculum for Cohesion contributes to the British-ness debate at the Historical Association, Cambridge

By Dr. Matthew Wilkinson

14 December. Dr. Matthew Wilkinson, Director, co-presented a session of the Historical Association, Cambridge with its President, Dr. Sean Lang, and delivered a talk entitled ‘British Values: what are they? Are they real? Can you teach them?’ Matthew’s talk examined the political background and philosophical grounds for the Duty to teach British Values in schools […]

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This post was published on Thursday, 17th December , 2015 at 7:26 pm and is filed under Uncategorized. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can also add a comment to this post, or trackback from your own website.

Curriculum for Cohesion delivers pioneering critical terrorism-awareness training at a school in the East End of London

By Dr. Matthew Wilkinson

4 December. Dr. Matthew Wilkinson, Director of Curriculum for Cohesion, and Max Hill QC, Academic Advisor for Curriculum for Cohesion, jointly delivered a pioneering session to encourage c.100 sixth formers to think deeply and critically about terrorism entitled, “What is terrorism? How do we prevent it?” The talk put the current global concerns with violent […]

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This post was published on Thursday, 17th December , 2015 at 7:22 pm and is filed under Uncategorized. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can also add a comment to this post, or trackback from your own website.

Curriculum for Cohesion is present and presents at the SOAS – Nohoudh Muslim Integration Conference 2015

By Dr. Matthew Wilkinson

5 – 6 November. Dr. Matthew Wilkinson, Director, Mr. Mohammed Amin, Chair of Committee of Donors, and Mrs. Lucy Wilkinson, Project Director, attended the SOAS – Nohoudh Muslim Integration Conference 2015: Engaging with the Discourse. Matthew gave a presentation, entitled ‘Our Way of Being British: A Philosophical Basis for Muslim Integration’ showing how the philosophy […]

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This post was published on Thursday, 17th December , 2015 at 7:17 pm and is filed under Uncategorized. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can also add a comment to this post, or trackback from your own website.

Curriculum for Cohesion deplores the terrorist attacks in Paris

By Dr. Matthew Wilkinson

17 November 2015. The murderous acts in Paris of Friday 13 November constitute the most barbaric terrorist outrage by any legal and human reckoning. Such deeds are outlawed by European state law, international law, Shari’a law which condemns in absolute terms those who cause corruption and sow fear in the land, as well as by […]

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This post was published on Wednesday, 18th November , 2015 at 12:11 pm and is filed under Uncategorized. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can also add a comment to this post, or trackback from your own website.

Curriculum for Cohesion contributes to the Serious Crime Seminar

By Dr. Matthew Wilkinson

17 September 2015. Dr. Matthew Wilkinson delivered a talk entitled,’Complementary partners or competing alternatives? English Law, Islamic Shari’a and Serious Crime’ to c.100 judges at the Serious Crime Seminar under the auspices of the Judicial College. The talk addressed the issues of the factors involved in ‘Muslim’ criminality in terms of noxious absences and malign […]

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This post was published on Monday, 12th October , 2015 at 6:25 am and is filed under Uncategorized. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can also add a comment to this post, or trackback from your own website.

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