Immediate Release

New VP Public Policy Muna Abougoush

AMPAC would like to welcome our newest board member: VP Public Policy, Muna Abougoush! Muna is an advocate and a community organizer. She earned a degree in Philosophy from the University of Alberta where she was involved in a number of human rights groups that championed international causes. Muna’s experiences in the non-profit sector include … Continue reading New VP Public Policy Muna Abougoush

AMPAC Launches New Website

We have redesigned our website with you in mind! The Alberta Muslim Public Affairs Council (AMPAC) is proud to launch our newly redesigned website after much anticipation: http://www.ampac.ca The new site contains pages of information about the structure of our organization, our multiple community initiatives, links to upcoming events, an archive of media posts and … Continue reading AMPAC Launches New Website

Announcing a New Initiative: AMPAC Muslims of Alberta

Since 9/11, many Albertan Muslims have found themselves frustrated with the way that our stories are told. Those stories- stories of violence, intolerance, and oppression- don’t relate to the province we know, where Alberta’s Muslim community has been thriving for more than a century. This month, we are changing that. Our newest project, “Muslims of … Continue reading Announcing a New Initiative: AMPAC Muslims of Alberta

AMPAC is Recruiting

The Alberta Muslim Public Affairs Council is looking for new board members! Do you have a background in communication, journalism, law, policy, political science, fundraising, or community organizing? Do you have a passion for principled advocacy, anti-racism, and civic engagement? Then join the Alberta Muslim Public Affairs Council executive board! We are currently looking to … Continue reading AMPAC is Recruiting

AMPAC Statement on Carding

AMPAC has been advocating for Muslims and other groups regarding the issue of carding, particularly its unconstitutionality as a practice. Based on the detriment it causes to our community, feedback from community members about the desire to feel safe and have dignity, and while courts are deciding on its constitutionality, AMPAC stands by the assertion … Continue reading AMPAC Statement on Carding