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Islam in movement

The emergence of new civil society actors in Sweden
Muslim human rights activists and civil society organisations are playing an increasingly important role in Sweden and other European countries.

Photo by Mihai Surdu on Unsplash
Photo by Mihai Surdu on Unsplash
They are dealing with a wide range of issues, including the promotion of democracy, gender equity, sexual rights and reproductive health, as well as the prevention of extremism and hate crimes.

The project aims to research organisations and movements in a Swedish context. 
Key relevant SDG's: 3, 5, 16, 17

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anders [dot] ackfeldt [at] cme [dot] lu [dot] se (Anders Ackfeldt)

Anders Ackfeldt
Anders Ackfeldt

Center for Middle Eastern Studies
Lund University
Box 201, SE-221 00 Lund, Sweden
Visiting adress: Finngatan 16
Phone: +46 (0)46 222 00 00 (pbx)
maria [dot] lofstedt [at] cme [dot] lu [dot] se