IFRC as Official Secretariat for WHC 20th Anniversary Celebration and AGM 2019
11/Nov/2019IFRC as Official Secretariat for WHC 20th Anniversary Celebration and AGM 2019
In conjunction with 17th World Halal Council (WHC) Annual General Meeting (AGM) 2019, WHC is also organizing the 20th Anniversary Celebration with theme of "Islamic Unity in Halal Certification”. This event will include a speech slot that involves participation of 16 speakers with outstanding background from various countries including Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, Australia, Turkey, Maldives, Canada, United Kingdom, UAE, USA, UK and Spain.
Jakarta is selected as the venue for WHC AGM this year as it is the country where WHC was born. Thus apart from the AGM, WHC members will celebrate the 20th Anniversary here at The Sultan Hotel Jakarta which is previously known as The Hilton. Jakarta is the capital of Republic of Indonesia which located on the North West coast of the Indonesian Island, Java. It has the largest Muslim population in the world, with approximately 225 million Muslims.
As WHC is a council that consists of HCBs from all over the world, WHC is continuously making efforts in improving the development of halal research and harmonies halal standards between countries. This effort not only will bring peace between HCBs and consumers but also give a positive image of Islam in the eyes of the world.