Employment opportunities for Muslims in the UK inquiry submission

This submission to the inquiry on employment opportunities for Muslims in the UK is based on the findings of our research on poverty and ethnicity.

Our submission to this inquiry draws on our Poverty and ethnicity research programme, which explores the impact of ethnicity on poverty rates, to answer the following questions:

  • What are the specific challenges facing Muslim women in employment and the workplace?
  • What barriers to accessing training and employment support exist for Muslims? 
  • What initiatives have been successful in tackling barriers to employment faced by Muslims?