PROJECT “THE NEW MUSLIM WORLD”
So today, in Muslim countries, there is a need in a wide range of new style social projects, which would synthesize as secular-liberal as Islamic values. This social ideological concept could really contribute to the formation of an independent civil society in the Muslim world, a new generation of community leaders and social institutions.
To help address these historic problems “The Ilyas Afandiyev International Foundation”, worked out a project of “The New Muslim World” in the frame of its Mission.
MAIN IDEAS OF THE PROJECT “THE NEW MUSLIM WORLD”
Sustainable development of Muslim ethno-religious civilization on the basis of syntheses of traditional values of Islam and the imperatives of global modernization both in proper Muslim countries, and in the regions of settlement of Muslim population in other states;Organization of international assistance for development of Muslim peoples (regardless of their language, ethnicity, religious differences), addressing their political, social, economic, scientific, technological, cultural and educational modernization.
SCOPE OF THE PROJECT
- The Muslim countries in Africa and the Middle East;
- The Muslim countries in the Caucasus and Central Asia;
- The Muslim states in Southeast Asia;
- The East and South Asian countries with significant Muslim populations;
- The European countries with significant Muslim populations, as well as in the U.S.
BASIC TOOLS OF THE PROJECT
- Active dialogue with respected statesmen, politicians and public figures willing to
provide support to the Foundation in this project, as well as in other objectives of the
- Financial support from business, international and national public funds, donor
- Opening representative offices of the Foundation in several Muslim countries, as well as in countries with significant Muslim population;
- Implementation of several regional and national target programs of the project “The
New Muslim world” based on the grants.
To establish an international network of non-governmental organizations in various
countries around the world connected to the project “The New Muslim World”:
- creation of new non-governmental public organizations based on ideas
of “The New Muslim World”;
- strengthening civil society institutions in different countries of the Muslim
world on the principles of “The New Muslim World”;
- stable relationship between non-governmental organizations in various
countries of the Muslim world;
- creation of NGO Forum of “The New Muslim World”
- To create a new type of organizational format – Annual International Forum “The New Muslim World”,
- Lobby the goals of the project “The New Muslim World” by the Foundation on the international level.