Following a review of the World Federation’s funding requirements and accounting policy, the Honorary Treasurer Br Reza Hooda presented a proposal to review the administration fee levied by The World Federation on its incoming donations.
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His Excellency, Mr Francis Raymond Baker, the U.K Ambassador to Iraq on his most recent trip to the country traveled to the holy city of Najaf.
During the course of his trip, Ambassador Baker had the opportunity of meeting some distinguished personalities such as the Governor of Najaf, Adnan al-Zurfi, to discuss politics and economics.
In addition to this, He also had the pleasure of visiting the Secretary General of the shrine of Imam Ali (a.s) - his Eminence Sheikh Dhiauddin Zainuddin - to discuss ways to improve global cultural links.
The Ambassador had the honour of visiting the Shrine of Imam Ali (a.s.) after which he stressed the universality of Imam Ali (a.s.)'s teachings, quoting the famous saying of Imam (a.s.): "A person is either your brother in faith or your equal in humanity."
Students studying in Hawza in Najaf including many from the U.K. had the opportunity to meet the Ambassador and talked to him about their aim of returning home and spreading the true teachings of Islam to counter the many misconceptions currently abound.
All Photo Credits: Frank Baker - Twitter: @FrankBakerFCO
In March 2014, the Education Board of Africa Federation held 2 major events.
The first was the Aspiring Scholar Workshop which saw 30 highly motivated and talented youngsters come together to turn passiveness into assertion, public speaking nervousness into positive energy and creativity into newspaper bridges.
The second event was the Inter Community Schools Career Seminar, a seminar to explore post-secondary education options with specific focus on career counseling for community schools.
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