Monthly Archives: April 2017

Event Security and Safety tip sheet

Given the rise of Islamophobia and hate crimes targeting the Muslim community, it is important that event organizers be prepared to respond effectively to potential threats or disruptions. This tip sheet has been produced to help Muslim Council of Peel member organizations hosting events in the current climate consider security and safety in Islamic centres, […]

Canadian Multifaith Federation (CMF) News Release: April 21, 2017

Canadian Multifaith Federation, CMF (formerly the Ontario Multifaith Council) is an organization whose main objective is to advocate on behalf of faith, spiritual beliefs and religious communities on matters of mutual interest and consensus. We fully agree with MCP-Muslim Council of Peel Statement on the concerns and support their stand about the recent rise of hate motivated […]

Muslim Council of Peel Calls on Diverse Faith Leaders to Stand in Solidarity and Calls on Worshipers to Pray to Eradicate Hate.

April 21, 2017-Mississauga      We are deeply disturbed by the recent rise of hate motivated incidents in Ontario and particularly Peel Region. As Canadians, we value our Charter of Rights and Freedoms and human rights laws. We have the freedom to practice our faith and have the right to reasonable accommodation to observe our faith […]

MCP Statement on the Threats Against an Imam and Islamic centre in Mississauga

April 20, 2017-Mississauga The Muslim Council of Peel is extremely alarmed at the recent threat against one of its board members, Imam Ibrahim Hindy and the Dar Al-Tawheed Islamic Centre, an MCP member organization. We unequivocally denounce violence and terror in any form. We are deeply concerned that hate motivated crimes and threats are on […]