• Gita Saghal

    Gita Saghal

    Gita Sahgal is a writer, journalist, film-maker and rights activist. She is currently Founder and Director of Centre for Secular Space.

  • Pragna Patel

    Pragna Patel

    Pragna Patel is a founding member of the Southall Black Sisters and Women Against Fundamentalism, and became Director of SBS in 2009.

  • Yasmin Rehman

    Yasmin Rehman

    Yasmin Rehman is a human rights activist and researcher. She is currently working with Women’s Resource Centre as Coordinator of the pan-London Violence Against Women and Girls Consortium.

  • Dr Savin Bapir- Tardy

    Dr Savin Bapir- Tardy

    Dr Savin Bapir-Tardy is a Lecturer in Psychology at the University of West London. Savin is a Counselling Psychologist and is currently working within a women’s right charity (IKWRO) with victims of domestic violence, 'honour' based violence, forced marriage and female genital mutilation.

  • Maryam Namazie

    Maryam Namazie

    Maryam Namazie is Co-Spokesperson for One Law for All and the Council of Ex-Muslims of Britain.

  • Ercan Ayboga

    Ercan Ayboga

    Ercan Ayboga has worked in the town administration of Diyarbakir (Amed) and was co-coordinator of International Relations and heritage sites, including the urban Tigris River project. At the same time is active in the Mesopotamian Ecology Movement, based in Turkish-Kurdistan.

  • Cllr Mohammed Bakhtiar

    Cllr Mohammed Bakhtiar

    Cllr Mohammed Bakhtiar was elected for St Helen’s ward in 2014 and now serves on the Families and Children’s scrutiny committee and the Planning Committee.

  • Salar Mahmood

    Salar Mahmood

    Salar Mahmood is a Member of Parliament of Kurdistan Regional Government and is currently Head of Civil Society Affairs Committee.