Final Statement of the Fourth Shoura Council
Istanbul, 9-12 February 2012 (18-21 Rabi‘ al-Awwal 1433H)
The fourth Shoura Council in the ninth term of the Federation of Islamic Organisations in Europe (FIOE) was held, with the blessing and aid of Allah, from 9-12 February 2012 (18-21 Rabi‘ al-Awwal 1433H) in the city of Istanbul. The Council was convened in this ordinary meeting, with the participation of the Federation leadership, representatives of member organisations in the majority of European countries, and a number of esteemed guests, enriching the sessions.
The Council deliberated over the developments in the Federation’s work, and the progress in administrative tasks; it also discussed the performance of the Federation, its bodies, and member organisations, praising achievements, and urging further advances in positive efforts and initiatives.
The Council reflected on the situation in Europe, and the affairs of Muslims on the Continent, as well as related issues and concerns. The Council also considered means of reinforcing cooperation and coordination with partners in citizenship in Europe, and developing participation in societal dialogue, as well as continuing to strive to serve Europe’s Muslims, and contributing to assuring the public interest of European societies.