Tasnim Nazeer

Tasnim Nazeer is an award-winning journalist and author who has written for a variety of print and online publications, including Al Jazeera English, The Huffington Post, BBC, CNN, Forbes, Middle East Eye and many more. She was awarded The Muslim News Award for Excellence in Media 2013 and is a Universal Peace Federation ambassador for peace.

China's Treatment of Uighur Muslims Is Cultural Genocide

March 13, 2019

Beijing’s attempt to strip Uighur Muslims of their identity, of their religion and of what they stand for is nothing short of a cultural genocide. According to numerous reports by human rights groups and the media, over a million Uighur Muslims are being held in detention camps in China’s Xinjiang...

Still No Justice for Grenfell

February 14, 2018

The community has stepped in to help the survivors of the Grenfell Tower fire, with the UK government still falling short on its promises. On June 14, 2017, a blaze broke out at the Grenfell Tower housing complex in London, becoming, according to Mayor Sadiq Khan, Britain’s deadliest residential fire since...

Can Cryptocurrency Help Alleviate Poverty?

December 19, 2017

The cryptocurrency sector is booming, with more and more initiatives being created to help the developing world. Cryptocurrency, or blockchain, is rapidly evolving around the world to cater for virtual peer-to-peer transactions using digital currency. This enables people to send money directly to a recipient without an intermediary. Virtual money...

Charity Campaigns for Safety of Refugee Children

July 04, 2017

The UK is in urgent need of more foster families, especially when it comes to caring for child refugees. The Muslim Foster Network (MFN), a UK-based initiative run by the charity Mercy Mission, held a Ramadan iftar event at the House of Lords to campaign for the safety of refugee...