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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.
TIKA Experıence Sharıng Program
UNIW Deputy Secretary General, Mr Ahmet Akay Azak; Corporate Relations Officer, Mr Adil Yarangumeri; and President of Young UNIW, Mr Serdar Bayram had participated in the “TIKA Experience Sharing Program 2019”.
Conference on Moderation and Common Grounds
Suudi Arabistan’ın Mekke şehrinde Dünya İslam Birliği (Rabıta) tarafından düzenlenen “İtidal ve Orta Yol” konulu programa 139 ülkeden bin 200 temsilcinin katılımıyla tamamlandı. Bildirgede; birlikte yaşama, İslamofobi ile mücadelenin yanı sıra devletlerin içişlerine müdahale edilmemesi gerektiğine vurgu yapıldı.
UNIW Visit to Islamic Development Bank
The UNIW delegation met with officials of the Islamic Development Bank in Saudi Arabia to hold a series of meetings. Our secretary general Atty. Ali Kurt gave information about the activities of the NGO fair and the sub-units of Humanitarian Aid Platform, ICR, Young UNIW, International Family Institute and International Sivil Society Academy.
Albanian Orphans Gathering and Iftar Program
We participated in the Albanian Orphans Gathering and Iftar Program held at Skanderbeg Square in Tirana organized by Alsar Foundation, one of our members in Albania. The iftar program was filled with the festive and excited atmosphere of Ramadan.