Legal Update: Supporting Muslim Colleagues during Ramadan

The articles below have practical suggestions for providing a pleasant and supportive working environment for Muslim colleagues. Many of the suggestions are also relevant to arrangements for service users.

  • Workplace considerations during Ramadan. Information and guidance for NHS managers and staff, but relevant for all employers and organisations using volunteers, 2021.
  • Ramadan at work: HR best practice. Includes what actually is Ramadan; what do Muslims do in Ramadan; Eid ul Fitr; best practice for Ramadan at work. HRZone, 7 April 2021.
  • Ramadan and coronavirus: Supporting Muslim workmates. This is from last year, when we were in full lockdown. Things aren’t quite as strict now, but the guidance still applies. Trades Union Congress, 23 April 2020.
  • How to support your Muslim coworkers who are fasting during Ramadan. Business Insider, 20 May 2020.