• Filling the research gaps on Muslims in Canada through outreach, advocacy, and collaboration.

  • Upcoming: Muslim Organization in Canada & Policy Discussion

  • Past: Muslims & Multiculturalism in Canada

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  • Past: IRSS and MAC Lecture Series on the History and Future of Islamic Philosophy

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  • Past: I-RSS Panel on Building Muslim Youth Identity in Canada

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  • Past: Forum on Religious Responses to Anti-Semitic and Anti-Muslim Hatred

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Since 2018, I-RSS has  provided policy analyses and recommendations based on original research to Muslim organizations and governments across Canada.

Our Latest Publications

A selection of recent annotated bibliographies on the following topics have helped inform some of our latest research work, from forthcoming peer-reviewed publications, to conference talks, and anti-Islamophobia course developments:

  • Islam and Islamophobia Resources for Educators (2021)
  • Impact Analysis of Muslim Organizations in Canada (2021)
  • Challenges Facing Muslim Youth in Canada (2019)

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Upcoming Publications

Traditional Islamic Scholarship on Family and Kinship Ties –  A Meta-Analysis (forthcoming, 2022)

Inaugural Edition of the Religious and Socio-Political Studies Journal (RSSJ): Muslims and Multiculturalism in Canada (forthcoming, spring 2022)

Anthology of Muslim Histories, Community Developments, and  Contributions Across Canada (forthcoming, 2022)

Grassroots Approaches to Disrupting Islamophobia in Canada (forthcoming, 2022)

The Role of Islam in Western Muslim Family and Kinship Conceptualizations (forthcoming, 2022)

European Approaches to Islamophobia are Inadequate: Lessons for Canadians Combatting Anti-Muslim Hatred and Racism (forthcoming, 2022)

Examining Primary Challenges Facing Muslim Youth in Canada: Crisis of Identity and Its Detrimental Outcomes (forthcoming, 2021) 

Examining Pathways of Resilience for Muslim Youth in Canada: Youth-Driven Solutions and Belonging in Canadian Muslim Communities (forthcoming, 2021) 

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