Speakers at the 45th session of council of foreign ministers of the member states of the organization of islamic cooperation (cfm) were unanimous in highlighting the challenges facing the islamic world, at the forefront of which the palestinian cause and the suffering of the muslim rohingya minority. Minorities, sectarian muslim minorities, or both – how should oic member-states handle the challenge of protecting the safety, well-being, and human rights of these religious minorities although we are reluctant to point fingers, we need to discuss in frank terms where these. As for small muslim groups and non-muslim minorities in muslim countries, the oic has never ceased calling for the imperative of guaranteeing and protecting the rights of all muslim sects and non-muslim minorities in islamic countries in a spirit of tolerance and acceptance.
If the oic member states unite and form a joint military force, it will be the largest army in the world these countries' total population is 1,674,526,931 the number of soldiers in active service in these countries is at least 5,206,100. International islamic news agency with the violence continuing in syria, sectarian tension ever present in iraq, afghanistan still struggling to establish security and somalia trying to have some sort of normalcy, the organization of islamic cooperation (oic) certainly has a lot on its plate to handle. Minorities in non-oic member states alarmed by the problems they face, security and stability there and create a framework for constructive dialogue and in non-oic member states, muslim communities and minorities in non-oic member states.
2 sovereign states the establishment of the department of muslim minorities and communities in the oic is an evidence of the oic’s attachment to the importance of muslim. Related to the rights of muslim minorities living in non-member countries 23 in one of its early resolutions, the oic appealed to “countries with muslim minorities to respect those minorities and their. 1 the heads of state and government of the member states of the organization of islamic cooperation (oic) held a meeting to discuss the current developments of the situation of the muslim.
The 57 members of the organisation of islamic cooperation (oic), the largest muslim organisation in the world and the second largest inter-governmental organisation outside the un spreading over. Denounces media campaigns and fabrications made by some quarters in non-member states [ie, the dar al-harb or west] regarding the mistreatment of non-muslim minorities and communities in the oic. The organisation of islamic cooperation (oic arabic: منظمة التعاون الإسلامي french: organisation de la coopération islamique) is an international organization founded in 1969, consisting of 57 member states, with a collective population of over 18 billion as of 2015 with 53 countries being muslim majority countries.
Oic & challenges confronting the muslim ummah in 21st century as an international organization, the organization of islamic cooperation (oic) is second only to the united nations (un) in terms of geographical extent and number of member states. Reaffirming the commitment of the member states to the principles and objectives enshrined in the charter of the oic and oic:2025 program of action and, in particular, the relevant provisions seeking to promote and enhance the bonds of unity and solidarity among the member states and with muslim minorities and communities. Member states, the oic general secretariat and other international organizations as well as academics, to discuss for the first time the ways to enhance interaction, understanding and cooperation with a view to improving the effectiveness of mediation efforts in the oic area.
Keywords: reforms, security council, oic, permanent seats, representation, request, unity, trust introduction solidarity among member states and islamic cooperation in the political, economic, social, cultural and scientific fields and to muslim minorities elsewhere the incident of september 11, 2001 and the subsequent. The organisation of islamic cooperation founded in 1969 has 57 members, 56 of which are also member states of the united nations with 47 countries being muslim majority countries some, especially in west africa, are – though with large muslim populations – not necessarily muslim majority countries. Oic member states are well aware that terrorist organizations such as daesh could seek to take advantage of this situation, najib said, using the arabic acronym for the islamic state group. Free speech, for these critics, is the panacea to minority problems and oic member states [end page 88] are to blame for denying this remedy to their non-muslim minorities and heterodox muslim communities.
In view of its membership, the oic is an international organization open to all islamic countries while islamic beliefs are a precondition for any state to be considered whether it is qualified to join the oic (the truth is not every member state of the oic is islamic country with muslim majority. In calling for strong international support to solve the cross-border humanitarian crisis, the declaration urged oic states to stay engaged in un efforts to address alleged rights violations. 1 we, the foreign ministers and heads of delegations of member-states of the organization of islamic cooperation (oic), participants of the 45thsession of the council of foreign ministers of the.