As part of the FatimaInspires campaign, a panel of three judges from different parts of the world selected five of these nominations that were then awarded the 2016 Fatima (sa) Inspires award.
Syed Ali Haider Zaidi, the Federal Minister for Maritime Affairs from PTI, joined our Executive Council Meeting in Pakistan in December.
The World Federation, in partnership with the Regional Federations, have been active in providing relief and humanitarian aid to people in Pakistan. For example, The World Federation was the first to provide relief to people in Kashmir, who were affected by the earthquake in 2005.
Anver Rajpar, the President of Pakistan Federation, and Alhaj Anwarali Dharamsi, the President of The World Federation, presented Syed Ali Haider Zaidi with a cheque of Rs. 1 Crore (10 million) for the construction of two dams in Pakistan.
“It is our pleasure to present a donation of PKR Rs. 1 Crore for the construction of the two dams in Pakistan.” Anwar Rajpar President Pakistan Federation.
Syed Ali, upon receiving the cheque, thanked the delegates, saying 'I am very thankful to you for your contribution to the dam fund. The Khoja community plays a big part in enhancing the economy of Pakistan. Thank you for inviting me to ExCo, it's great to see the impact your community has on the Pakistani community'.
The “Journey of faith” was produce as a result of labor of love by the Mullah Asgher Memorial Library and Resource Center (MARC) in association with The World Federation of KSIMC.
The AFED Solidarity Adhoc team have been working on several initiatives to assist our community in these trying times by raising awareness on Covid-19, providing hygiene products, health bulletins for precautions and much more. Read here for their latest initiative.