Mohamadi SiddiqueWith a vision to provide awareness and relief to women suffering from domestic violence and social injustice, Mohammadi Siddiqui founded Fatima Foundation, Nepal in 2003. Her efforts and commitments to empower Muslim and Madheshi women led to her position as a Constituent Assembly Member for which she was elected in 2007. Her contribution to raise awareness and uplift members of marginalized communities has been recognized with awards like Ambassador for Peace by Interreligious and International Federation for World Peace and Interreligious Peace Council, Ashoka Fellowship and honoured by ABC and News 24 TV channels. The first Muslim woman involved in politics and social work

in Nepal, Siddiqui’s entire career focuses on empowering and educating women from Muslim and Madheshi communities from different parts of Nepal in order to make them aware about their rights so as to stop the injustices faced by them. Through her book Women Rights within Islam, she helped raise awareness to educate Muslims and the larger society on Islamic openness, tolerance and justice

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