Fatima Ali is a British Bangladeshi who works in finance for a charity but has a keen interest in gender equality and mental health. Her particular areas of interest within these areas are domestic abuse and childhood trauma. She is widely read in these fields and intends to contribute to the understanding of these issues and has expressed a dedication to breaking the taboo around these topics, particularly within South Asian communities. She currently volunteers for The Sharan Project as a social media assistant.
Gender based abuse in South Asian communities The murder of Qandeel Baloch does not come as a shock to those of us who have long lived with the rampant, violent misogyny that forms a core part of the culture within…
sister-hood is a digital magazine and a series of live events. We create platforms for women of Muslim heritage to speak for themselves, rather than being spoken for or spoken about.
sister-hood challenges stereotypes and promotes the fearless, progressive, creative voices of women of Muslim heritage.