Archive for the ‘Project Nur’

Thoughts on “ISIS and the Question of Islamic Militancy” Event

12/2/2014 | Blog | Project Nur

Credit: Bob Grahm Center for Public Service at the University of Florida by Daniel Patrick Shaffer I recently attended an academic panel hosted by the newly founded Center for Global […]


Sexual Slavery of Women under the name of Sex Jihad

10/27/2014 | Blog | Project Nur

Al-Shorouk Newspaper, 2014   by Taameem Almaliki, Project Nur Program Coordinator Since the war started in Syria, we continue to hear ugly words. One such word is Jihad Nikah, which […]


Curbing Terrorist Financial Networks and Defeating ISIS

10/22/2014 | Blog | Project Nur

by Nicole Mitchell, Project Nur Program Coordinator Dr. Amit Kumar held a discussion on October 16, 2014 on the comparison of financing networks of terrorists in the Middle East and […]


Jihadi Brides and Women Activists

10/2/2014 | Blog | Project Nur

Jihadi Brides and Women Activists by Taameem Almaliki, Project Nur Coordinator at American Islamic Congress Reading about Jihadi brides makes me furious. I was reflecting on the trial and murder […]


Conflict Resolution Skill Sets: An Important Part of Any Workplace

07/16/2014 | Blog | Project Nur | Tunisia

By Manel Hamdi Webster’s dictionary defines conflict as a sharp disagreement or opposition of interests or ideas. Anytime people work together, conflict is a part of ‘doing business’. Conflict isa […]


Project Nur November 2013 Newsletter

11/7/2013 | Newsletters | Project Nur

IN THIS ISSUE: Feminists Perspectives, Minority Rights and Pluralism in Islam, and the American-Muslim Life contest. To read more click here.


The American Islamic Congress (AIC) and its Project Nur (PN) are pleased to announce the upcoming fourth event in our groundbreaking series Science and Islam, supported by the John Templeton Foundation, and co-sponosred by the UC Berkeley Center […]


Project Nur Program Coordinator

09/25/2013 | Careers | Project Nur

American Islamic Congress (AIC) seeks a Program Coordinator for Project Nur The American Islamic Congress (AIC) is an independent, non-partisan non-profit organization dedicated to building interfaith and interethnic understanding and […]


PROGRAM: Science & Islam: Relgious Orthodoxy and the Battle for Rationality

The program from AIC and Project Nur’s third dialogue in the Science & Islam series. This dialogue explored the intersection of faith and reason with a focus on the clash […]


PHOTOS: Science and Islam: Religous Orthodoxy and the Battle for Rationality

Photos from the third dialogue in the Science & Islam series titled “Religious Orthodoxy and the Battle for Rationality.” For more information on the event click here.  



AIC’s Executive Director speaks with NPR Berlin and America Abroad on Countering Violent Extremism

AIC’s Executive Director, Zainab Al-Suwaij spoke at a live town hall event in Philadelphia with Jacki Lyden and NPR’s Paris correspondent Eleanor Beardsley from Berlin. America Abroad Media and NPR Berlin […]

AIC’s Executive Director speaks on Public Radio International about Radical Recruiters

AIC’s Executive Director Zainab Al-Suwaij spoke with Joyce Hackel of Public Radio International concerning the Counter Violent Extremism Summit held by the White House. Zainab spoke about methods by recruiters […]

02/20/2015 | News | Zainab Al-Suwaij

AIC’s Executive Director speaks on PBS News Hour

AIC’s Executive Director Zainab Al-Suwaij spoke to PBS News Hour’s Judy Woodruff about countering violent extremism and AIC’s program, Project Nur and their campaign “Voices Against Radicalism.” Click below to […]

02/19/2015 | Domestic news | News
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