Keeping People Safe During Humanitarian Action: An Intersectional Approach

In our ever-complex world, humanitarian crises do not affect all equally. Understanding the layered realities of those impacted by disasters and conflicts is crucial for effective and compassionate response. Join us for a pivotal webinar that delves into the heart of “An Intersectional Approach to Keeping People Safe During Humanitarian Action.” This enlightening session will explore how intersecting identities — including race, gender, age, and socioeconomic status — influence vulnerability and resilience in crisis situations. Our esteemed speaker will discuss strategies to recognize and address these diverse needs, ensuring humanitarian efforts are inclusive, equitable, and truly effective.
Why Attend?
  • Gain insights into the concept of intersectionality and its critical role in humanitarian action.
  • Learn from real-world examples where an intersectional approach improved humanitarian outcomes.
  • Discover tools and strategies to implement intersectional practices in your humanitarian work.
  • Engage with leading experts in the field during a live Q&A session.

Who Should Attend?
  • Humanitarian professionals and volunteers
  • Policy makers and government officials
  • NGO representatives
  • Academics and students in related fields
  • Anyone interested in making humanitarian efforts more inclusive and effective


Dr Amjad Mohamed Saleem

Manager – Volunteering, Youth and Education Development, International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies Geneva

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Date: 03 March 2024
Time: 9AM CET

Dr. Irfan Syauqi Beik

Member of Board of Commissioner Badan Wakaf Indonesia

Nana Mintarti

Commissioner, National Zakat Foundation (BAZNAS) Indonesia

Dr. Ahmad Juwaini

Director, National Sharia Economy & Finance Committee (KNEKS), Indonesia

Agus Wicaksono

CEO & Co-Founder of Alumnia

Dr. Moutaz Abojeib

Islamic Fintech Expert, ISRA, INCEIF

Dr. Kinan Salim

Head of Islamic Digital Economy, INCEIF

Dr. Nasim Shah Shirazi

HBK University, Qatar

Dr. Ahmad Younes

Founder, Polykick

Dr. Hisham Dafterdar

Awakaf Australia

Mufti Faraz Adam

Shariah Consultant & Head of Research, National Zakat Foundation, UK

Azim Kidwai

CEO, Mercy Mission & Chair, BoT, National Zakat Foundation, UK

Vladimir Malenko

General Director
PayZakat, Russian Federation

Zeinoul Abedien

CEO, Awqaf SA, South Africa

Dr. Abd Halim M Noor

Rector, UiTM Melaka Campus, Malaysia

Dr. Aliyu Dahiru Mohammed

Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria

Khalifa Muhamad Ali

Faculty of Islamic Economics
IPB University, Indonesia