Inter-faith entrepreneur Omar Salha joins the discussion
Omar Salha will join our 21st Century Challenges discussion ‘Integrated Britain?’ on Tuesday 15 March.
Omar is a PhD Nohoudh Scholar at the Centre for Islamic Studies and a Senior Teaching Fellow at the Centre for International Studies and Diplomacy at SOAS University of London. He was awarded the Nohoudh Scholarship for the study of ‘Integration of Muslims in British Society‘. His research explores the study of soft-power, diplomacy, sport and integration. Other research interests include Middle Eastern Politics, International Relations, Islamic Moral Diplomacy, Conflict Resolution, Public Relations and inter-faith dialogue.
He is the Founder and Director of the Ramadan Tent Project, an award winning community-led initiative fostering interfaith community cohesion. He is also a founding member of Football Beyond Borders, a UK charity which uses football to inspire young people to achieve their goals and tackle inequality and discrimination.
Omar is an active social entrepreneur and has over 10 years of experience working on community projects and initiatives. He is also a regular contributor to both international and national print and visual media.
Join Omar and our other panelists to share your views. All welcome.
Tickets: ‘Integrated Britain?‘ on Tuesday 15 March, Royal Geographical Society (with IBG).