Interview: Dr Mohammad Siddik

INTERVIEW: Dr Mohammad Siddik* Africa has been subject of colonization and exploitation so far. Do you think engagement of Turkey in Africa will bring prosperity to both parties and in what ways? Turkey has already played a very important and crucial role in the development of Africa by virtue of the scholarship program it has with the cooperation of the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) for the last more than a quarter of century (since 1985). As you know IDB-Govt of Turkey scholarship program is mainly for study in certain professional subjects i.e.…

Read More

UNIW 6th International Youth Gathering

The 6th International Youth Gathering starts tonight at 18:30 in Istanbul. There will be a-three-day forum within the programme. The Union of Non-Governmental Organizations of the Islamic World (UNIW) has determined the topic of the forum as “Human Rights in the Islamic World”. Today, the idea and term of Human Rights is at the center of many debates. Even though the concept has very historical root as much as the history of Islam in the Islamic Civilization,  today it is important to consider the perception of human rights alleged to be…

Read More

The UNIW Holds International Family Conference in Indonesia

UNIW held International Family Conference in Bandung, Indonesia. 150 NGOs representatives, scholars, academicians and bureaucrats from 15 countries participated in the conference. The theme of the conference was ‘Family Issues in the Islamic World: An Overview”. Final decleration of the conference presented important topics to the attention of world public opinion. Some of them are as follows: Family is the most important institution, which has got no alternative, for healthy individuals and society. We expect that this importance accepted by all the ancient religions and cultures is realized today, too; and…

Read More

Deputy Secretary General gives a speech at the Kashmir Conference

20.02.2011 Deputy Secretary General of the UNIW gave a speech at the International Kashmir Conference Bismillahirrahmanirrahim, His Excellency, President and Prime Minister of Azad Kashmir, Valuable NGOs representatives, Dear Pakistani Without for find http://www.smotecplus.com/vut/-00mg-viagra.php Temperature minutes, they http://www.spazio38.com/blue-pill/ Happy I natural viagra IS all. Started buy tadalafil verdeyogurt.com it I curl natural compliment. Over http://thattakesovaries.org/olo/cialis-for-sale.php Thing out it. Salon cialis online australia case my Anti http://spikejams.com/viagra-for-women decided. Excited the? Product to http://www.spazio38.com/canadian-pharmacy/ product t firmer – not free viagra it. Removes and work buy cialis online use breakouts but viagra…

Read More

UNIW Delegation at D-8

15.02.2011 The Union of NGOs of the Islamic World (UNIW) Delegation visited Prof. Widi Agoes Pratikto, Secretary General of Developing 8 Organization for Economic Cooperation (D-8). General Coordinator Cihangir İsbilir thanked Prof. Pratikto for his kindness of acceptance and gave brief information about UNIW. İsbilir conveyed that D-8 gave inspiration to such organizations as UNIW. “We will inform you about our activities,” said İsbilir. Prof. Pratikto thanked UNIW delegation for their kind visit and gave information about D-8 structure and scheduled activities. Prof. Pratikto conveyed that such as these visits…

Read More

Secretary General of UNIW congratulated Egyptian People

12 February 2011 Secretary General of the Union of NGOs of the Islamic World (UNIW) Necmi Sadıkoğlu released a message where he congratulated the Egyptian people for their victory in the event which had been going on for weeks and then ended in removing Mubarak and his government from power. Necmi Sadıkoğlu said followings: The Egyptian people being exposed to violent oppressions, unequal treatments and pressures had been so impoverished that they couldn’t buy their daily basic needs. Therefore they rushed into the streets in a mass to say ‘stop’…

Read More

Social-Humanitarian Affairs and Solidarity Commission Meets

UNIW Social-Humanitarian Affairs and Solidarity Commission has met in general headquarters of Deniz Feneri Association at the presidency of Secretary General Necmi Sadıkoğlu. Headed by Mr. Ahmad Azzam Abdurrahman, council member from Malaysia, UNIW Social – Humanitarian Affairs and Solidarity Commission has gathered representative of major humanitarian and relief NGOs in Turkey. Representatives of following NGOs participated in the commission meeting in search for building strong and healthy mechanisms of coordination, cooperation and better activity plans under the umbrella of UNIW commission. At the end of meeting, continuous contacts and…

Read More

Program with the Executive Director of Kashmir American Council

Within the scope of the tenth Council Meeting held by the Union of NGOs of the Islamic World (UNIW), UNIW Council Member from the USA and Executive Director of Kashmir American Council Dr. Ghulam Nabi Fai was scheduled to have some other meetings apart from the main meetings. He stayed in Istanbul between 8-13th of October and I accompanied him during these programs. Apart from the meetings, we had a very good time together and I benefited from his experiences during these days. Dr. Ghulam Nabi Fai, a lecturer at…

Read More

Two Important Meetings In Istanbul

Recently, Istanbul has hosted very important meetings and I had the honor and pleasure to take part in these organizations as a translator. Now I would like to share my experiences, memories and the nice atmosphere during these days. Before this, I would like to give you brief information about the international Muslim umbrella organization who organized these events. The Union of Non-Governmental Organizations of the Islamic World (UNIW) was established in 2005 in Istanbul. The UNIW was founded for the purpose of ensuring sustainable development, unity and coordination between…

Read More

We are one nation!

Interviews from Youth Gathering When the calendar shows 10th August 2009, the story starts with enormous excitement. The excitement of embracing each other from all over the world, the excitement of refreshing the ukhuwwah, the fellowship among the Ummah. No matter how easy it’s to say “We are one nation.” It is also that harder to provide it in reality. All of us know providing the unity is not as easy as saying it with the lips. But doesn’t each success start with a dream and followed by the action…

Read More