CCI Condemns the Ongoing Persecution of Uyghur Muslims

The Canadian Council of Imams (CCI) expresses its concerns over the treatment given to the Muslims of East Turkistan, which is referred to as the “Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region”. The persecution of Muslims in this region by the Chinese authorities has progressively worsened since 1949, …

Read More

Statement on Quebec Government’s Bill 21

“The Canadian Council of Imams (CCI) strongly condemns the Coalition Avenir de Quebec (CAQ) government’s Bill 21 and considers it an infringement upon the rights of Canadian citizens who profess the Islamic faith. Quebec, for many decades, has been an inclusive, democratic, and multicultural society …

Read More

Cathedral Church in France

“Had God not repelled ˹the aggression of˺ some people by means of others, destruction would have surely claimed monasteries, churches, synagogues, and mosques in which God’s Name is often mentioned. God will certainly help those who stand up for Him. God is truly All-Powerful, Almighty.” …

Read More

Statement on the Christchurch Mosque Shooting

The Canadian Council of Imams is grieved by the heinous shootings at multiple New Zealand Mosques. Our prayers go out to the victims, their families and the people of New Zealand during this terrible tragedy. As we witnessed in the aftermath of the Quebec Mosque …

Read More

Preventing and Responding to Domestic Violence Workshop

The Muslim Resource Centre in London, Ontario has partnered with a number of community organizations to deliver a one-day conference on preventing and responding to domestic violence as training for Imams and Chaplains. The goals of this conference include providing a collaborative learning opportunity for …

Read More

National Day of Remembrance and Action on Islamophobia – 2019

On the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Islamophobia; January 29th, 2019, members of the Canadian Council of Imams and the held memorials with the broader Canadian public across the nation with the goal of combatting Islamophobia and remembering the 6 innocent individuals murdered …

Read More

CCI Media Workshop

On January 20th, SoundVision hosted a media workshop which was attended by the majority of the members of the Canadian Council of Imams. The Imams were provided training regarding interacting with the media, manage their online presence, etc… Below are some images from the workshop:

Read More