Top Iranian cleric highlighted the role of Muslim women and demanded for formation of an organization for this community in the last session on the first day of 26th International Islamic Unity Conference was held to discuss the role of Muslim women.
Ayatollah Mohammad Ali Taskhiri, Secretary General of the World Forum for Proximity of Islamic Schools of Thought underscored the role of Muslim women against the present challenges in the world of Islam urging for formation of an organization for Muslim women, reported Taqrib News Agency (TNA).
He highlighted the role of women in the present situation when the world of Islam is facing the risk of collapsing from within.
As the major theme for the 26th meeting of the Muslim unity conference, role of women for realization of proximity was also underscored by the senior cleric.
He reiterated the necessity of launching an organization for more cooperation among Muslim women in a bid to increase their activities for more solidarity in the society.
Firdous Ashiq Awan, Pakistani Federal Minister for National Regulations and Services, also urged for a change in the role of women in Islamic societies and announced the preparation of Islamabad to hold any conference in line with the initiative move by the World Forum for Proximity of Islamic Schools of Thought.
The meeting of Muslim women is the maiden move made in the general assembly of 26th International Islamic Unity Conference underway in Tehran.