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SEMINAR ON WOMEN 3.0 : WOMEN AS A CATALYST FOR CHANGE IN THE NEW MALAYSIA

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Universiti Islam Malaysia

Auditorium, Level 7, Block I

Bangunan MKN Embassy Techzone, Jalan Teknokrat 2

Cyberjaya, Selangor 630000

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The Tunku Hajjah Azizah Centre for Women Studies, Universiti Islam Malaysia (UIM), Cyberjaya will be organising a Seminar on Women 3.0 - “Women as a Catalyst for Change in the New Malaysia”, which will be held on 30 October 2018 (Tuesday) at UIM’s Auditorium, Level 7.

As the previous two Seminars held in the year 2016 and 2017 which were looking specifically among others, at the rights of women in Islam, gender equality, international convention on women’s right, women in employment, healthcare, education, and also the rights of women in the non-Muslim countries, this year round, we have streamed down to analyse further into Education, Health and Leadership. We are happy to be able to secure speakers, who are the experts in these areas and it is hopeful that this will lead to a wider practical policy recommendations.

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7.30am – 9.00am - Registration of Participants
9.00am – 11.00am - Plenary Session 1

Theme: Women in Education
Moderator: Prof. Datin Dr Raihanah Abdullah, Professor, Department of Shari’ah and Law, Academy of Islamic Studies, University of Malaya

Speakers: Emeritus Professor Dato’ Dr Ibrahim Ahmad Bajunid< Director & Principal Consultant, IAB Global
Encik Jasmih Slamat, Ketua Pejabat Sabah, SUHAKAM

11.00am – 11.30am - Refreshments
11.30am – 12.30pm - Opening Ceremony

Welcoming Remarks by YBhg. Tan Sri Prof. Dr Mohd. Yusof Noor, President of UIM

Special Remarks and Openning by YB Puan Fuziah Salleh, Deputy Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office

12.30pm – 2.00pm - Lunch
2.00pm – 4.00pm - Plenary Session 2

Theme: Women in Health
Moderator: Assoc. Prof. Dr Anisah Che Ngah, Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Law, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)

Speakers: Prof. Dato’ Dr. Adeeba Kamarulzaman. Dean, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya
Prof. Dr. Mohamed Hatta Shaharom, Deputy Coordinator, Natural Medicine Research Centre, UIM

4.00pm – 5.30pm - Plenary Session 3
Theme: Women and Entrepreneurship (Self Development)

Moderator: Assoc. Prof. Dr Nik Salida Suhaila Nik Saleh, Commissioner of SUHAKAM and Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Shari’ah and Law, Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM)

Speakers: Tan Sri Datin Paduka Siti Sa’adiah Sheikh Bakir, Chairman, Awqaf Holdings Berhad
Prof. Dr Mohd Khalid Mohd Nor, Director, Division of Special Project, UIM


5.30pm - Tea Break


*END OF SEMINAR*

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Auditorium, Level 7, Block I

Bangunan MKN Embassy Techzone, Jalan Teknokrat 2

Cyberjaya, Selangor 630000

Malaysia

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