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UP-IIS and ICRC host Seminar on IHL and Islamic Law

The UP-IIS in coordination with International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC-Philippines) spearheaded a seminar on “International Humanitarian Law and its interplay with Islamic Law” on September 13, 2017 at Balay Kalinaw, UP-Diliman, Quezon City.

Commemorating Jabidah Massacre

  The killing of some Tausug recruits in Corregidor, Bataan in March 1968 became known as the Jabidah Massacre. It is one of the important events in the history of contemporary Moro struggle for self-determination as it sparked the formation of the Moro National… Continue Reading “Commemorating Jabidah Massacre”

World Hijab Day Forum

For the second time on February 1, 2017, the Institute of Islamic Studies, University of the Philippines, Diliman in cooperation with the National Commission of Muslim Filipinos, Manila Human Development Inc., Wahdatul Asabiyyah and Muslim Student Association joined commemoration of the World Hijab Day… Continue Reading “World Hijab Day Forum”

The Significance of Eid’l Adha by Macrina “Hannah” A. Morados (IIS Dean)

Today, Muslims all over the world celebrate Eid’l Adha which corresponds to the 10th day of Dhul al-Hijjah, the last month in the Hijrah Calendar (Islamic). The occassion of Eid’l Adha is very important to the Muslims. It commemorates the greatest act of obedience… Continue Reading “The Significance of Eid’l Adha by Macrina “Hannah” A. Morados (IIS Dean)”

Statement of Support from the University of the Philippines-Institute of Islamic Studies for His Excellency President Rodrigo Roa Duterte

The Faculty, Staff, Student and Alumni of the University of the Philippines’ Institute of Islamic Studies (UP-IIS) in Diliman, Quezon City express their support for His Excellency President RODRIGO ROA DUTERTE and his Administration on his declaration to pursue joint peace talks with the… Continue Reading “Statement of Support from the University of the Philippines-Institute of Islamic Studies for His Excellency President Rodrigo Roa Duterte”