The Understanding Religion and Law: Muftis, Fatwas and Muslims in the UK  has the following main aims:

  1. To organise a series of conferences (building on the first URL project) for further collaborative research projects and outputs on the relationship between Religion and Law within the GW4 institutions.
  2. To host multiple workshops with practitioners involved in giving Islamic legal advice to gain personal insights and experiences in the fatwa giving process.
  3. To undertake visits to muftis issuing Islamic legal advice and a variety of institutions providing programmes for training students to become muftis.