Welcome to the Erlangen Centre for Islam & Law in Europe
The Erlangen Centre for Islam and Law in Europe (EZIRE) conducts research and teaching about Islam and Muslim life in Europe from a multidisciplinary perspective. In addition to research and teaching, EZIRE also offers services such as trainings, consulting, expertise and expert opinions.
In cooperation with the Centre for Human Rights Erlangen-Nuremberg (CHREN), EZIRE invites to a lecture by Dr Lutforahman Saeed on the topic: "Freedom of Religion in light of Islamic Law: Theory and Practice".
An article by Vatican News makes Islamic theology at German universities a subject of discussion. EZIRE founding director Prof. Mathias Rohe is interviewed about the current state, achievements, and possibilities of Islamic theology in Germany.
In an article on qantara.de, the founding rector of EZIRE, Prof. Mathias Rohe, comments on the recently launched two-year model project about the muezzin call in the city of Cologne.
The 47th annual conference of the African Law Association takes place on 12th and 13th November 2021 in cooperation with the Erlangen Centre for Islam and Law in Europe in Erlangen.
During the 27th DAVO Congress EZIRE Director, Prof. Mathias Rohe received the award for his achievements in the implementation of Islamic Theology in Germany, jointly offered by the Institute for Islamic Theology at the University of Osnabrück (Institut für Islamische Theologie IIT) and the Scientif...
In this summer, Gerdien Jonker wrote the foreword to the Perspektif issue "Migration im Gedächtnis - 60 Jahre Anwerbeabkommen mit der Türkei", which is published by Millî Görüş.
On its homepage, the service platform for journalists “MEDIENDIENST INTEGRATION” (Migration Media Service) published an article written by Mahmoud Jaraba. The EZIRE employee provides insights into the results of his research work of several years on Arab-Turkish or Kurdish extended families and "clan criminality".