The Fifth Conference of the Islamic inter-denominations and Islamic unity held in the Hamburg Islamic Centre on Saturday, January 10, 2015. This conference coincides with the birthday of the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) and Imam Sadiq (pbuh).
of the conference in partnership with the Muslim Council of Hamburg was
"Extremism a challenge for Islam and society".
annual conference was few days after Paris terrorist attacks, attracts
considerable attentions of social and academic activists along German media
(such as ZDF, NDR and Das Erste). A lot of Muslims and nun-Muslims individual
audiences took place in this event.
conference, all panel discussions and speeches translated to Persian, German,
English, Turkish and Arabic.
was on the following topics:
The Muslim community in the time of IS terrorists attacks, between public
stereotypes and religion extremism.
causes and consequences of the extremist movements and the anti-Salafism
Islamophobia as an extremist thinking and a social challenge.
Islam and Strategy of Muslims communities and institutions against Extremism.
important issues raised by the speakers at this conference included:
Condemnation of terrorist acts in the world and in any form and by any
individual, group or state.
of provocations activities by the parties, organizations and groups, and the
of insulting the prophets, especially insulting the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) on
the pretext of freedom of expression.
on brotherhood and solidarity between Shiite and Sunni Muslims against Extremist
and fundamentalist groups.
the peaceful coexistence of Muslim community in Europe, along with all other
religions and nationalities.
of terrorist acts which carried out in France and declared that Islam is
against any intimidation of human societies.
conference Shiite and Sunni Muslims, Christens and Jewish Speaker presented
their ideas and in the end of each panel, audiences ask their questions and the
of speakers is listed below:
Dr.Ramezani, Imam and director of the Hamburg Islamic Centre.
Yoldaş, Chairman of Muslims counsel of Hamburg
A. Mazyek, Chairman of
the Central Council of Muslims in Germany
Yasemin Shooman (historian, Academician of the Jewish Museum Berlin).
Durmaz (Chairman of Council of Muslim students and academics (RAMSA)).
Andrea Zielinski (social and cultural anthropologist, University of London,
School of Advanced Studies, Human Rights Consortium).
Ali Kızılkaya (Member of the Islamic Council for the Federal Republic of
Zekeriya Altuğ (Head of External Relations at DİTİB - Turkish-Islamic Union for
Kaymakci (Board Member Islamic Community of the Shiites).
Müller (Board Member of SCHURA - Council of Islamic communities in Hamburg).
Katajun Amirpur (Professor of Islamic Studies / Islamic theology, the
University of Hamburg).
El-Mogaddedi (German Muslim League).
Ghandour (Centre for Islamic theology, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität
Dziri (Institute of Islamic Theology, University of Osnabrück).
- Dr. Ali
Özdil (Islamic teacher and Islamic scholar).
- Abu Ahmed
Yacobi (board member of the Shura Hamburg)