GoDubai
  
  
  
  
Citylife > Press Release
  Home Contact us Add to Favourites
Most Recent Postings
More Press Releses
Featured Sections

Event Finder
A daily roundup of exhibitions, promotions and other events in Dubai and the rest of the Emirates.
Submit an Event
Latest Dubai Press Releases >>

 
  Share

Hosted by the World Muslim Communities Council, the inaugural edition of the Forum, called for launch of a general secretariat for the youth of Muslim communities. 

 

Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates – December 8, 2019:   Muslim leaders of non-Muslim countries in the world took to the stage in the UAE's capital city of Abu Dhabi to promote tolerance and provide transformational tools for youth empowerment by setting twelve recommendations that focus on the core values of social inclusion with innovation, entrepreneurship and philanthropy.

At the Forum, the youth called for the establishment of a general secretariat for the youth of Muslim communities, which would represent an incubator of experience, and a springboard for creating a prosperous future for Muslim communities, made by its youth.

Hosted by the World Muslim Communities Council (TWMCC), over 250 representing leaders of Muslim communities of non-Muslim countries of the world from Fiji Islands to Uruguay and Brazil and from New Zealand to Estonia and Lithuania, congregated at the two-day long inaugural edition of the Forum, themed ‘Building Future Leaders: Commitment, Integrity and Innovation'.

The twelve recommendations cover security and stability within communities, coexistence and cooperation among human beings; family values and environmental preservation; challenges and opportunities of Muslim communities; the youth's ability to lead communities; achieving the true youth empowerment; creating sustainability in community institutions; building competencies and preparing leaders in scientific way; transition from self-isolation to openness for the nation partners and communities; creating a space for joint work with community partners; reform religious discourses to match with community requirements; emphasis on the privacy of communities; and employing media to correct the image of Islam and Muslims. 

HE Dr Ali Rashid Al Nuaimi, Chairman of TWMCC, said, “The Conference aimed at empowering the Muslim youth in these countries to take up leadership roles in their societies stand for tolerance and peace in the world. We organized it at a time when the UAE is moving towards the culmination of the Year of Tolerance.” 

“The Forum ensured the youth's voice, vision, aspirations and dreams are being heard and able to lead their communities. They are the most capable and most worthy of it and the responsibility of making their future should be undertaken by them. Therefore, they have the full right to be a part of the future-making, leadership in their communities since it is the very same future of their families and children. It is not reasonable to let others, who may not understand them well, to impose it on them,” he added. 

“Challenges faced by Muslim communities make it necessary to empower young men and women to lead the future and the institutions in their communities, along with supporting their ideas, vision and aspirations. Many of these communities have suffered from patterns of leadership that do not belong to them, nor established in them, and which came with concerns, problems and crises of other communities. Then, these leaders subjected many Muslim communities by stagnant ideas that have nothing to do with the reality of these communities in which they live, and which meet not their needs nor answer their questions or fulfil their ambitions,” he added. 

HE Al Nuaimi further said, “The youth's ability to lead their communities, will represent the true solution to many problems and crises, since these young people have been brought up within multi-religious, intercultural and multiracial communities, so they know how to achieve the values of coexistence, tolerance and cooperation with the followers of other religions, with whom they share the homeland, communal living and dreams.”   

“To achieve the true empowerment of youth to lead Muslim communities, charitable and financing institutions must work on creating a state of sustainability in the institutions of Muslim communities that in turn is created by young people. To achieve this, a new vision is needed in order to finance these institutions, achieve their sustainability, and ensure they are not subjected to foreign agendas or outside political interests. This can be maintained through the establishment of charitable endowments in accordance with the laws, provisions and regulations of the countries in which they are located in order to ensure their sustainability and independence, and to achieve the true goals of Muslim communities,” he elaborated. 

The second day of the Forum witnessed inspiring stories of achiever, influencers and future leadership from around the world operating in all walks of life. The day highlighted presentations of Prof. Jackie Yiru Ying, American nanotechnology scientist and the founding executive director of the Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology in Singapore, Ms. Lisa Vogl, award-winning American fashion photographer, co-founder of Muslim fashion brand Verona Collection, and advisory board member for ICNA Relief fighting for victims of cosmetic violence. 

The Conference deliberated dialogues over six sessions on a variety of topics. The delegates called for the necessity of organizing the Global Youth Forum periodically.



Posted by : GoDubai Editorial Team
Viewed 4520 times
Posted on : Sunday, December 8, 2019  
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of GoDubai.com.
Previous Story : Dubai Chamber-led advisory council outlines plans to boost economic competitiveness
Next Story : This Sophisticated Scanner is Used in all UAE ports
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine

Comments

Back to Top  
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Drops of Youth
Go Neutral with Palladio Beauty
Valentine's Gifts to Fall in Love With
Reveal Your Cosmic Beauty With These Gift Sets From Wet n Wild
Start the Year with Gorgeous Glowing Skin with a Little Help from DERMAdoctor
The Tag Heuer Autavia
Corum Admiral's Cup Legend 47 Worldtimer'
Regulator at pole position
Parmigiani Fleurier creates horological history with world's first wristwatch wi...
Dubai Jewellers Expect a Steady Sale During the 25th Dubai Shopping Festival Pro...
Malabar Gold & Diamonds - New Store opened in Kanpur, UP, India
Kanz Jewels proves to be a lucky destination for jewellery shoppers during DSF 2020.
The Winter Youth Olympic Games Lausanne 2020
OMEGA Ready to Time The Winter Youth Olympic Games Lausanne 2020
Show your Support for Australia alongside THT – That Hair Tho
Eberhard & Co. Gilda timepiece makes an extraordinary Valentine's Day gift
Corum And Joachim Horsley Light Up The Folies Bergère
Former United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon delivers keynote speech at i...
Seha Leads Discussions in Pediatric Medicine
Valentine's Day Fashion and Gifting - Steve Madden
Spice It Up With Szechuan! Shake Shack is Celebrating the Chinese New Year With ...
Fashion and Gifting for Valentine's Day - ECCO
Celebration in Bahrain for Aga Khan Award Laureate “Revitalisation of Muharraq”
The Data Center Market in 2020: What to Expect
ADNEC to Host the World Future Energy Summit 2020
OSN; The Only Place to Watch Golden Globe Winning and Nominated Content in the M...
Drive home more than just a car: Juma Al Majid offers value deals on new Hyundai...
Zeitun Cosmetics Launch in UAE
Marks & Spencer Welcomes Spring with its Midi Dress Edit
UAE Falconers League Kick Starts Competition with 10 teams in Al Ruwayyah
C Central Resort The Palm Welcomes 2020 with its Grand Opening in Dubai
Schools from across the UAE to battle it out at Credence High School's annual Qu...
Stage set for 16th SteelFab 2020 at Expo Centre Sharjah
EEC Engie Deploys Schneider Electric's New Medium Voltage SF6-Free Switchgear Te...
Etihad Airways and Easyjet Enter Into New Partnership
Head to Freddy's for the Ultimate Frozen Custard Party
Why Video Surveillance Is Great for Retailers & Consumers
HONOR Wins Big at CES 2020 with Growing Momentum of Wearables
Lg to Join Forces With Cerence on Ai-powered Connected Car Platform
Etihad Guest Programme Welcomes Gulf Air as New Airline Partner
In Giant Leap Forward, Virgin Hyperloop One Announces Technology Can Be Powered ...
HINO trucks dominate the UAE's fuel delivery sector
Emiratis deepen their love for falconry
Daiso participates in DSF 2020 with a showcase of over 800 new products!
16th SteelFab opens at Expo Centre Sharjah
ETIHAD GUEST AND AIR MILES MIDDLE EAST PARTNER TO OFFER MORE WAYS TO EARN GUEST MILES
1,248 beneficiaries of the Department of Students' Affairs at Mohammed bin Rashi...
Filipino finds respite from a rare eye condition and poor vision
Lenovo and Nasr Esports partner to champion gaming talent in MENA
AU Offers 20% Discount to Ajman Government Staff