The Islamic Cooperation Youth Forum (ICYF), which works with over 600 million youth aged 18-35 in 56 Islamic nations world wide, is organizing the “Young Muslim Women’s Summit” that may welcome profitable Muslim ladies from world wide who’ve damaged new floor between April 6 to April 8.
The opening ceremony of the occasion, which might be held on April 6 throughout the framework of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) Youth Forum, might be attended by Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu. The summit might be held with the theme of ladies because the rising energy of the 21st century. Among the members, there’s Nobel Peace Prize winner Tawakkul Karman, Yemeni activist Ala Salah, the image of the Sudanese revolution Mona Diab, a Muslim engineer on Facebook’s synthetic intelligence group Ayshe Yusufi, a Nigerian activist from the “Bring Back Our Girls” motion Sumeya Faruki, chief of the primary Afghan all-girl robotic group Angel Al Nimer, and Sarah Quraishi Pakistani, an aerospace engineer and CEO of the primary non-public aviation firm centered on environmentally pleasant plane engines.
Canada’s first hijab-wearing TV host Ginella Massa, Iran’s first feminine triathlon athlete, Shirin Gerami, the primary feminine chief of the Muslim Council of Great Britain, Zara Mumammed, Belkis Abdulkadir, who performs basketball with a hijab within the United States, and Gulsum Abdullah, the primary weightlifter to compete with a hijab within the United States, may even be audio system on the summit. Rima Sultani Rimu, a girl preventing to offer Arakanese refugees with academic services, American filmmaker Samah Safi Bayazid, Ubah Ali, an activist preventing for the tip of feminine genital mutilation, Zahra Billoo, an activist in San Francisco exposing Islamophobia and prejudice and in addition providing authorized help to Muslims who’re victims of prejudice, filmmaker Ala Hamdan, and final however not least, Ihssane Benalluch, certainly one of Instagram’s top-earning Muslim influencers may even grace the summit with their presence.
ICYF head Ayhan: We reached 15 million youth
“ICYF was established in 2004 through initiatives led by Turkey in the interest of about 600 million young people in 56 member countries. The organization works to raise young people’s awareness about economic development, education, Islamic culture and heritage, and to establish a dialogue between civilizations. ICYF, the umbrella institution for Muslim youth around the world, has managed to reach about 15 million young people through its online work during the pandemic. It has brought together social leaders, such as entrepreneurs, investors, young businesspersons, opinion leaders and artists with young people,” mentioned ICYF President Taha Ayhan on the summit and added:
“At this summit, we will bring together young women who have achieved firsts in all fields, from sport to arts, to politics to science, from around the world. The first day of the summit will take place on the sidelines of the ECOSOC Youth Forum, which will provide a global platform for dialogue on solutions to challenges affecting young people’s well-being and will be an important part of the event.”