The OIC Islamic Solidarity Fund (ISF) has provided financial assistance to a number of educational projects in the OIC African member states.
Secretary General of the Organization Dr. Yousef Al-Othaimeen said that the assistance occurred in the framework of the implementation of the resolutions adopted by the Permanent Council of the Islamic Solidarity Fund at its sixty-second session held at the headquarters of the OIC General Secretariat in Jeddah in February 2018.
He pointed out that his organization aims to provide such assistance in order to achieve development in those countries and to spread knowledge and Islamic Culture therein.
The assistance provided by ISF includes the support of the Association for the Care of the Muslims of Uganda, the Ruwenzuri Saad Islamic Institute, the Sheikh Abdul Rahman bin Ouf Institute, the Islamic Institute of Al-Bakr and the Islamic Muhammadiyah Society in Senegal, the Islamic Solidarity School in Sai close to the Islamic University of Niger.
Assistance was also provided to the Safail al-Sa’ada School in Tafrika Village, the Association for Peace and Reform in Mali, the Conadi Charity Association in CAte d’Ivoire, the Islamic Consciousness Association of Guinea Conakry, the Supreme Council of Kenyan Muslims and the Institute of Islamic Studies in Mauritius.
Source: International Islamic News Agency