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The Islamic World Gathers at Kuala Lumpur Summit 2019
Kuala Lumpur Summit 2019 had gathered the Islamic world at the Malaysian capital, Kuala Lumpur, from 18th to 21st December.
3rd Islamic Union Congress held in Istanbul
The 3rd International Islamic Union Congress with the theme “ASRIKA Joint Defense Industry Production” was held on 19-20 December 2019 at Pullman Hotel Istanbul Convention Center, in cooperation with The Union of NGOs of the Islamic World (UNIW), Justice Defenders Strategic Studies Center Association (ASSAM), and Uskudar University. The congress was attended by representatives from civil societies, military leaders and expert academicians from many countries.
5th Consultation Meeting with UNIW’s Arab Members Held at ICYF Headquarters
UNIW members of Arab-origin countries were gathered for the 5th Extended Secretariat Meeting, held at ICYF Headquarters on 6th December 2019. In the meeting, UNIW activities and the agenda of the Islamic world were consulted.
Meeting with our NGO members at UNIW Headquarters
The Union of NGOs of the Islamic World had held an extended secretariat meeting with some of its members’ representatives on 4th December 2019.
Visit to Kuwait
UNIW was in a two-day work visit to Kuwait. In our visit, we met with leading NGOs and opinion leaders of the country.
“Let’s Wrap the Wounds of Sudan Together”
Sudan had recently experienced one of the biggest floods in its history in August. According to the report by United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), 245,700 people had been affected by the flood throughout 15 states, with 32,851 buildings were destroyed and another 16,284 buildings were damaged.
4th UNIW Secretariat Consultation Meeting Held with East Turkistan Education and Solidarity Association
UNIW have an Extended Secretariat Meeting with our members from other countries that are operating in Turkey, led by East Turkistan Education and Solidarity Association. In the meeting, UNIW activities and the agenda of the Islamic world were consulted.
UNIW Meets with NGOs Representatives at Extended Secretariat Meeting
UNIW had held its 4th Extended Secretariat Meeting on 6 September 2019, at UNIW Headquarters, with the participation of NGO representatives that are operating in Turkey.
Visit to Republic of Turkey’s Embassy at Tirana
On the second day of our program at Albania, we visited the Turkey’s Ambassador to Tirana, H.E. Murat Ahmet Yoruk at his office. In the condusive meeting, we shared informations on our organization, our activities and the works of our members in Albania.
Workshop on Awareness of Humanitarian Aid Intervention Mechanism
AFAD and the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UN-OCHA) had organized a training program on 16-17 July 2019, held in AFAD’s Istanbul Centre, with the theme “Capacity Building for NGOs”, which aims to improve the capacity of NGOs in relation to international humanitarian aid mechanisms and country-based humanitarian pool funds. Mr Ahmet Akay Azak, the Deputy General Coordinator of UNIW, participated in the program.
Discussion with Islamıc Cooperatıon Youth Forum (ICYF)
A discussion was held at ICYF Office in the World Trade Center, where the President of ICYF, Mr Taha Ayhan, and the Secretary General of UNIW, Atty. Ali Kurt exhanged views regarding their respective institutions and projects.
Council Meeting of the International Muslim Women Union (IMWU)
A Council Meeting of the International Muslim Women Union (IMWU) had taken place at Kota Bharu, Kelantan, from 23rd to 27th of June 2019. Members of UNIW’s International Family Institute had participated in the program, where Mdm. Darou Aliya from Togo, Dr. Zaitoon Begum from Pakistan, Mdm. Nattya Konthothong from Thailand, and Dr. Rabiye Yilmaz from Turkey had made presentations on the activities and the objectives of their respective institutions.