Roundtable Discussion on “Melayu di Filipina: Sejarah, Budaya & Warisan”
22 February 2019, the roundtable discussion on “Melayu di Filipina: Sejarah, Budaya & Warisan” at Institut Alam & Tamadun Melayu, UKM.
Prof. Alih Sakaluran Aiyub enunciates on the history of the Philippines, of the Malay culture that existed there – and its remnants – in as well as the similarities that bind the Malay Muslim heritage between the two nations and beyond. He also expounded on the development of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao.
Dato’ Dr. Nasharudin Mat Isa was also invited to deliver his thoughts on experiences between the Malay Muslim cultures and communities within the region. This is in addition to ways of progressing toward addressing CVE/PVE issues afflicting the region. The RTD was attended by expert panels from ATMA, ISTAC, UKM academicians & students.