World Assembly of Muslim Youth
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|World Assembly of Muslim Youth
الندوة العالمية للشباب الإسلامي
|Chairman||Saleh Al ash-Sheikh|
|Vice Chairman||Abdullah Omar Nasseef|
http://www.wamy.co.uk (English)http://www.wamy.org/ (Arabic)
The World Assembly of Muslim Youth is an international Islamic educational organization whose stated purpose is to establish a platform where Muslim youth can get together in an Islamic environment. WAMY has been linked to terrorist organizations including Al Qaeda, the U.S. branch of WAMY was incorporated in 1992—in Falls Church, Virginia—by Abdullah bin Laden, nephew of al Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden.  It's US offices were raided by the FBI in 2004 for links to terrorism. WAMY organizes conferences, symposia, educational workshops and research circles to address youth and students issues. In addition to Football Tournaments WAMY organizes European Muslim Scouts camps for Muslim youth in Europe.
WAMY UK aims
WAMY UK aims to preserve the Muslim identity, to help overcome the problems Muslim youth face in modern society, and to educate and train Muslim youth in order for them to become active and positive citizens in their countries. WAMY UK aims to Introduce Islam to non-Muslims in its purest form as a comprehensive system and way of life and to establish a relationship of dialogue, understanding and appreciation between Muslim organizations and the Western societies. It also aims to organize conferences, symposia, workshops and research circles to address youth and students issues. WAMY UK aims to publish books, brochures, reports and exhibition material that best introduce Islam to non-Muslims in its holistic vision, and best educate the Muslim youth about their role in the British society. WAMY UK aims to organize exchange visits, Hajj and Umrah trips and provide training and support to Muslim youth organizations in order to help them better fulfill their objectives.
WAMY is registered as a public benefit organization with South African Revenue Service (PBO no 930003514) Section 18 A and as a Non-governmental Organization with the Department of Social Welfare (NPO 033-578)
- WAMY Profile
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