"Islam Reform is not an ideological stance, it is rather a historical necessity" president of EFIR

What do we mean by reform?

Adapt Quranic Interpretation to the Western Context.
Deconstructs "Jihad Narratives"

Why does Islam need Reform?

To reform within Islam can end violence.To evolve to live in the modern world. To replace hostility to difference with tolerance.

How can Islam be Reformed?

Islam should be reformed from within by studying the founding myths of Islamic culture, and via a modern , scientific re-interpretation of the Quran. Focus should be on Education and Civil society, because of the vital a decisive role they can play .

Educating youth is key to creating the next generation of Reformists.

Latest publications

Radicalism and Political Reform in the Islamic and Western Worlds

Radicalism and Political Reform in the Islamic and Western Worlds

Kai Hafez, University of Erfurt