Muslim Converts in Singapore

RIMA Brief - December 2023 Muslim Converts in Singapore Speakers: Mr. Kaven Siddique Lim and Mr. Edwin Ignatious   Key Takeaways  1. It is apt to not generalise factors behind conversion as converts discover and learn about Islam in different situations.  2. With the...

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Contemporary Sufism in Singapore

RIMA Brief - September 2023 Contemporary Sufism In Singapore Speaker: Dr. Muhammad Mubarak Habib Mohamed   Key Takeaways 1. In recent years, Singaporean Muslims have become more open towards Sufism classes, while newly-established Sufi groups are active both...

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Contemporary Salafism in Singapore

RIMA Brief - February 2022 Contemporary Salafism In Singapore Speakers: Haziq Jani and Syed Huzaifah Alkaff   Key Takeaways 1. Salafism is not a monolith. Salafis are a diverse community with different references for religious resources and different networks of...

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Dreams Realised, Dreams Deferred

Dreams Realised, Dreams Deferred: Understanding and Addressing the Racial Gap in Educational Achievement in Singapore Published by AMP Singapore and the Centre for Research on Islamic and Malay Affairs (RIMA), 2021 ISBN: 978-981-14-9060-6 Why, some 55 years after...

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Nurturing the Community’s Success in Sports

By Abdul Shariff Aboo Kassim At the recently-concluded 28th South East Asian (SEA) Games, Team Singapore hauled a record total of 259 medals, of which 84 were gold. It was the Team’s best ever performance in the history of the SEA Games, and a fitting tribute to the...

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