Backgrounder: Government of Canada Announces Funding for Anti-Racism Projects Tackling Islamophobia. (2021, July 23). Government of Canada. https://www.canada.ca/en/canadian-heritage/news/2021/07/backgrounder-government-of-canada-announces-funding-for-anti-racism-projects-tackling-islamophobia.html
Recognizing the social and economic barriers communities face, the Government of Canada is funding eight projects through the Anti-Racism Action Program to help address Islamophobia and issues pertaining to Muslim communities. The eight projects are: Breaking Down to Build Up; Debunking Arab Identity Myths and Tackling Racism; Somali Muslim Hate Crime Summit; Islamophobia Helpline for Muslim Women and Youth; Black and Muslim Youth Leadership Initiative; Empowering racialized women; Window of Quebec; Online Mosaic Anti-Hate Project; and Ballers for Hope.
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The Teaching Against Islamophobia resources were developed with funding support from the Law Foundation of BC, and the Centre for Comparative Muslim Studies at SFU.