Freemuslim Association Inc., is an ECOSOC Consultative Status Member since January 2016 General Facts about the United Nations ECOSOC Consultative Status The first venue by which non-governmental organizations took a role in formal UN deliberations was through the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). In 1945, 41 NGOs were granted consultative status by the council; by 1992 more than 700 NGOs had attained consultative status and the number has been steadily increasing ever since with more than 4,000 organizations today. Article 71 of the UN Charter opened the door by providing suitable arrangements for consultations with non-governmental organizations. The consultative...Read More
Freemuslim Calls for Effective and Constructive Solutions for Immigrants, Refugees, and Displaced Families
Freemuslim applauds the last international efforts in regards to refugees around the world, at the same time waiting for effective solutions and results from the attendees of these conferences and the respected decision makers to put an end to the significant suffering of millions of people around the world. The international community is aware and directly affected by the tragic consequences of largest refugee crisis we’ve faced in a long time. Millions of people are directly by the crisis, and millions more face its direct impact, socially, economically, and politically, leading to more domestic conflict in the countries affected,...Read More
Freemuslim likes to thank people of Iraq and heir hospitality for hosting more than 40 million Arbaen Walk to Karbala participants. Every year millions of people, all varied in age, ethnicity, skin color, faith, and culture taking part in a walkathon that lasts between three-to-14days depending on what city one may have started their journey. This year more than 40 million people visited the city of Karbala, South of Iraq, during weeks long ceremony. During this year’s Arbaen ceremony, people were alert about any suspicious objects in their journey. Security forces showed the utmost respect for the visitors and...Read More
Freemuslim Association Inc., Center for De-radicalization and Extremism Prevention; strongly condemns the inhumane terrorist attack taking place in Quetta, Pakistan. Targetted killing of professionals including doctors, journalists, Religious Reciters, etc., continues in Pakistan, despite efforts by national forces, and or the international community. The Wahabi, Sunni Extremist, Ideology keeps growing its roots within Pakistan, and it’s promoting the culture of hate, revenge as oppose to forgiveness, forcing its school of thought to every man, woman, and child. It is important to join forces to eradicate extremism by promoting the real culture of Islam, promote peace, healthy coexistence in a...Read More
Freemuslim invites both sides of the conflict between Saudi Arabia and Yemen to stop the war and respect the sovereignty of the two countries.
Months have passed since the fierce Yemeni war started, in which thousands of innocent victims have been killed, as well as destruction impacting Yemen’s economics. This war has not spared anyone, it was and still unjustified and not legitimate or equal between different sides of the conflict. In the Yemen’s conflict, neither war ethics nor international laws were followed. Hence, Yemen’s situation requires an urgent intervention of the International Community to stop the war after it has worsened in an unacceptable way. The continuation of this war represents an unprecedented humanitarian drain in the region for centuries. The suffering...Read More