Monday, 20 July 2009 08:54

PISANG events in Egypt

Forum: Role and Challenges of Muslim graduates in Facing the Tide of Globalisation
Photo (left to right): Hamidi Abdul Rahman (Chairman, PISANG), Dr Jamil Hashim (Director Malaysian Students Department Cairo), Ustaz Hj Abdullah Mat (JAKIM Officer, Cairo), Ustaz Mat Jaiz Kamus (Jabatan Mufti Selangor)

PISANG held several events Egypt recently when a team comprising of Trimizi Zainal, Hamidi Abdul Rahman, Qurrotu Akyun Daud and Sarah Hamidi were there from 29th June to 16th July 2009. The trip was a response to the invitation by the Malay community studying there.

Some of the events organised were:

  • Islamic Medical Treatment course Part I
  • Islamic Medical Treatment course Part II
  • One-day Intellectual Discourse. Theme: Muslim graduates as catalyst for the generation of Khaira Ummah.
  • Presentation of Islamic Medical Treatment concept in Damanhur
  • 3 dialogue sessions between Malay students in Egypt and Sarah Hamidi and Qurrotu Akyun
  • Mobile clinics in Cairo, Damanhur and Alexandria

About 250 participants attended the Islamic Medical Treatment courses. A meeting was also held with PISANG-Mesir (please refer to pisang-mesir.blogspot.com for more information on PISANG-Mesir).