MACFEST2021: International Youth: Voices From Around the World
Sun, 14 Feb 2021, 2 to 4 pm Greenwich Mean Time (UTC±0)
Join us to listen to youth voices from Gambia, Turkey, Germany, Palestine, USA and UK
About this Event
Hello from youth from around the world! We are delighted to host a special panel with students from six countries: from Gambia to USA. School students will share their thoughts about how the pandemic affected their lives and education during the last few months.
They will also talk on the topic of Islamophobia, on how it affects their lives as Muslims and racism, in connection with Black Lives Matter movement.
- Haddijatou Jammeh, Marina International School, Bakau, Gambia.
- Ahmet Onder Ucar, Kartal Anatolian Imam Hatip High School, Istanbul, Turkey
- Beyza Gider, Friedrich-Schiller-Gymnasium, Ludwigsburg, Germany.
- Kinda Alaa Taher Salous, Saint Joseph’s School, Nablus, Palestine.
- Israfeel Martinez-Jaka, Northern Virginia Community College, Washington, USA
- Azan Ibrar, RC Newman College, Oldham, UK
They will be introduced by their headteachers, principal or teachers
Hosted by: Professor Sorhaila Latip-Yusoph, multi-media practitioner and educator, Mindanao State University, Marawi, Philippines.
Chief guest: Patsy Kane OBE MA, former executive headteacher and education consultant working with leadership teams.