APRIL 15, 2020



11th (3rd online) expanded session of the Board of the European Muslim Forum about EMF activities after the pandemic.

Moderator of the Session: Jakubauskas Romas, Mufti of Lithuania, Member of Board of European Muslim Forum, Vilnius, Lithuania

Opening address: Abdul-Vakhed Niyazov, President of the European Muslim Forum, Brussels/Barcelona

1) Preparation for EMF’s first conference - “Post-pandemic Ummah: leaders’ opinion” that will be held online on 23.06.2020.

- Sir Sacranie Iqbal OBE, Founding Secretary General of the Muslim Council of Britain, Member of Board of European Muslim Forum, London, UK
- Mukhetdinov Damir, First Vice-Chairman of the Spiritual Board of Muslims of Russian Federation, Member of Board of European Muslim Forum Saint Petersburg/Moscow, Russia

2) Outlining the position of EMF regarding the global anti-racism movement.

- Lord Ahmed Nazir, Member of the House of Lords of the UK Parliament, London, UK
- Stamu Anna, Head of Muslim Association of Greece, Athens, Greece

3) Information on the present situation with the Danish Islamic Centre after the fire in Ramadan

- Touimi Anouar, President of Scandinavian Council for Relations, Copenhagen Denmark
- Pedersen Abdul-Wahid, Imam of Danish speaking Muslims / Danish Islamic Centre, Copenhagen, Denmark

4) Speeches and Discussions

- Omarov Gadzhimurad, Deputy of the State Duma (Parliament) of Russian Federation from the Republic of Bashkortostan, Russia
- Miguel Angel Ruiz, President of Barcelona Mosque Cultural Foundation, member of Board of European Muslim Forum, Barcelona, Spain
- Akkad Nader, Imam of Islamic Centre Trieste, Rome, Italy
- Askari Karim, Executive Director at the Muslim Foundation of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
- Al-Ahmad Ali Dawoud Jumma, Imam Hussein International Foundation, Cordoba Foundation of Geneva, Al Kalima Center for Dialogue and Cooperation, Geneva, Switzerland
- Al Qadri Shaykh Umar, Chief Imam & Mufti Islamic Center of Ireland, Chair of Irish Muslim Peace & Integration Council, Dublin, Ireland
- Munir David, Imam of the Central Mosque of Lisbon, Portugal
- Guseinov Shikhabudin – Deputy Mufti of Dagestan, Makhachkala, Russia
- Onniselka Suaad, Muslim Association of Finland, Helsinki
- Kurbanov Ruslan, Famous Journalist, University of Brussels, Belgium

Conclusion: Mazukabzov Aslan, Secretary of EMF, Head of the Executive Committee, Nalchik, Russia