The World Federation is an NGO in Special Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations
The World Federation
exists to achieve the
pleasure of Allah SWT by
developing spiritual and
The World Federation
enables its member institutions
to promote the
values and practices of the
Islamic Shia Ithna Asheri
Faith for the spiritual and
material well being of
humanity at large
The World Federation is pleased to launch a fantastic loan opportunity for Khoja students who will be commencing their university studies in September 2014. The Hiridjee Foundation Loan is available to TWO FEMALE students of our Khoja community wishing to pursue higher education (Undergraduate, Masters & PHD).
MCE conducts Draft Curriculum Framework Consultation in Dar es Salaam
The Curriculum Development team of the Madrasah Centre of Excellence (MCE) has recently released the Draft Curriculum Framework for Madrasah which was produced after a lengthy process of consensus and consultation with religious scholars, educationalists and madrasah teachers. A detailed review of the major curricula currently used by madaris globally was also carried out. A copy of the Framework document is being sent to teachers in each Madrasah in every region.
Registration Extended: Spouse Selection Workshop - Saturday 15 March 2014, Birmingham
In the month of Muharram, MSI Jamaat of Essex conducted various projects to inform general population to inform them about the sacrifice of Imam Hussain (AS). SI Madressa of Essex students could not stay behind and took great steps to help such efforts. They joined hands to support local St Clare Hospice, Hastingwood, Essex.
Khoja Shia Isna Ashari Jamaat Mumbai gives condolence to the Bohra Community
On 6th February 2014, a delegation of Khoja Shia Isna Ashari Jamaat Mumbai visited Saifee Mahal to give condolence of the sad demise of Syedna Burhanuddin the 52nd Dai of the Bohra community.
NASIMCO Annual Conference 2014
The next Annual NASIMCO Conference will be held in Vancouver on June 7th, 2014 and will be hosted by the Shia Muslim Community of British Columbia (Az-Zahraa Islamic Center).
Arusha Jamaat makes great headway in several sectors
Arusha Jamaat is a vibrant and progressive Jamaat; and its membership is on the rise as is reflecting in the Census exercise carried out recently. The commercial opportunities in Arusha is vast and attractive, to this end, many foreigners are taking advantage of the huge demand of services industry like, travel and tours, car hire, restaurants, interior design and decoration, maintenance work, workshops and garages for vehicle repair etc. Our community members from other parts of the country should seriously think about the wide scope of business opportunities available in Arusha.
Young children of Muslim Shia Ithna-Asheri Madressa of Essex raise money for hospice
On Sunday 2 March 2014, join Chair Munawer Rattansey, Vice President of The World Federation of KSIMC and guest Sheikh Jaffer Ladak as they welcome Mr. George Galloway MP, a British politician, writer, and broadcaster, and the Respect Party Member of Parliament (MP) for Bradford West.
The Future Labour Market - A Paper discussing the future of the Labour Market for reflection and strategic planning
The world enters the year 2014 facing a stark reality: one in three workers in the labour force will currently either be unemployed or poor. It is important to anticipate and react to future changes in the environment in advance for the effectiveness and sustainability of our community and economy. This paper has looked at different trends in both developing countries and developed countries focusing on where our jamaats are based, and which career would suit best these countries. The trend in the advanced economies of the world is towards knowledge based, high-tech, low carbon and cyber and digital security economies. This trend will also be felt in emerging and developing economies too, particularly in the Global Cities.
Commemorating the Wafat of Sayyida Fatema
03 April 2014 - 03 April 2014
3 Jamaadi al Thaani 1435 - 3 Jamaadi al Thaani 1435
The life of Lady Fatema gives us several examples of how to live a life devoted to Allah and in total support of His chosen representatives.
Celebrating the Wiladat of Sayyidah Fatema
20 April 2014 - 20 April 2014
20 Jamaadi al Thaani 1435 - 20 Jamaadi al Thaani 1435
Bibi Fatima (sa) was born in Mecca on 20th Jamaadi al Thaani, the blessed offspring of Prophet Muhammad (saw) and Bibi Khadijah (sa). The Holy Prophet (saw) eagerly awaited the arrival of his daughter, as he had the knowledge that she would hold a very h
Celebrating the Wiladat of 5th Imam (as)
01 May 2014 - 01 May 2014
1 Rajab 1435 - 1 Rajab 1435
Born on the 1st of Rajab 57 years after Hijrah, Imam Muhammad al-Baqir was a mere four years old when the tragedy of Kerbala took place. He was also there to witness the murder of his grandfather and all of his other male relatives.
News of Death