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Free Tariq Ramadan Asia Campaign

April 14, 2018

Tariq Ramadan is a respected Islamic scholar and activist who has been incarcerated in a French prison since January 31, 2018 without being charged. Many groups and individuals worldwide have campaigned demanding justice for Tariq Ramadan. However, there may be […]

Roundtable on Women against Extremism: Young Women for Progress, Development & Religious Moderation

April 10, 2018

Date: Saturday, 14th April 2018 Time:  9.00 AM – 12.00 PM Venue: Journal Hotel, Kuala Lumpur  Presentation Dwi Rubiyanti Khalifah, Asian Muslim Action Network (AMAN), Indonesia Interveners Dina Zaman, IMAN Research Yana Rizal, Projek Dialog Moderator Afiqah Zulkifli, Islamic Renaissance […]

Roundtable Discussion on Women against Extremism: Preventing Violent-Extremism among Young Women in Malaysia

April 10, 2018

Date: Friday, 13th April 2018 Time:  3.00 PM – 5.00 PM Venue: Journal Hotel, Kuala Lumpur Paper Presentation Dr. Julia Sveshnikova, Islamic Renaissance Front (IRF) Interveners Dwi Rubiyanti Khalifah, Asian Muslim Action Network (AMAN), Indonesia Thomas Samuel, Southeast Asia Regional […]

Colloquium on Young Women Against Extremism

April 10, 2018

BY INVITATION ONLY Date: 13th – 15th April 2018 (Friday – Sunday) Venue: Journal Hotel, Kuala Lumpur Organized by: Islamic Renaissance Front (IRF) Although Malaysia is a country considered as relatively safe, we cannot deny the fact that extremism brews […]

The Geopolitics of Targetting Russia

March 22, 2018 by Chandra Muzaffar

The escalation of tensions between the United States, Britain and France, on the one hand, and Russia, on the other, should not surprise anyone. In the last few years, the US leadership and mainstream British media have presented Russia as […]

Forum: “The Vision of Islamic Development in Malaysia: Are We on the Right Track?”

March 19, 2018

Date: Sunday, 25th March 2018 Time: 9.30AM – 12.00PM Venue: Palm Garden Resort, Putrajaya Panelists: Dr. Dzulkefly Ahmad (Parti Amanah Negara), Dr. Muhammad Nur Manuty (PKR), Prof. Mohd Nazari Ismail (UM). Moderator: Dato’ Dr. Ahmad Farouk Musa, Islamic Renaissance Front […]

Regional Conference I on: “Islam & Development: Towards Democracy and Social Justice”

March 18, 2018

Date: 23rd – 25th March 2018 Venue: Palm Garden Resort, Putrajaya BY INVITATION ONLY Organizers: Islamic Renaissance Front (IRF), Department of Malay Studies, National University of Singapore (NUS), Institute of Malaysia and International Studies (IKMAS) UKM, Center for Religious and […]