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justice, equality, freedom, and dignity within a democratic nation state
| | List of Study sessions in 2010 Spiritual Syariah & Historical Fiqh
Participant : 19
Speaker : Dr. Nik Noria
Objective : To understand notions on the ruh (spirit) of shari'ah as well as
the maqasid (objectives) of shari'ah and the usul al-fiqh (roots or bases
of jurisprudence) as well as the furu' (branches of jurisprudence).
Syariah Criminal Offence Act
Participant : 46
Speaker : Beng Hui
Objective : Aims to trace the history of sexual regulation in Malaysia. It focuses on
the Syariah Criminal Offences Enactments/Act, particularly its provisions
that regulate sexuality in Peninsular Malaysia.
Violence Against Women, Cultural and State by Reality
Participant : 25
Speaker : Zarizana Abdul Aziz
Objective : The space for discussion regarding violence against women is a prevalent
and persistent problem.
Children of Abraham
Participant : 44
Speaker : Prof. Clive Kessler
Objective : Aim of this talk is to try constructing a language outside of each
individual faith communities of Islam, Christianity and Judaism to enable a
common language to emerge.
UN international fact finding of humanitarian assistance to Gaza by Shanti Dairiam Date :5/10/2010
Partipant : 33
Speaker : Shanthi Dariam
Objective : Presented the findings of the UN international fact-finding mission on the
Israeli attacks on the six flotilla ships carrying humanitarian aid to Gaza
Screening and Discussion Imam & The Pastor
Participant : 32 pax
Facilitator : Dr. Hamidah & Patricia Nunis
Objective :To create a space to have an inter religious dialogue using the video as stimilous.
Participant : 147
Moderator : Ratna Osman
Speaker : Prof. Shad Farouqi. Prof. Norani Othman & Norhayati Kaprawi Objective :This documentary explores the Muslim’s perception of justice in the