UNYPAD WAC NCCII holds two-day Islamic Leadership and Management Training
By: Guihanah Balabagan
PAGALUNGAN, Maguindanao Province (Aug. 23, 2021) – The United Youth For Peace and Development (UNYPAD) Women Affairs Committee (WAC) North Cotabato Cluster II (NCCII) successfully conducted the two-day Islamic Leadership and Management training held on August 21-22, 2021 at Datu Alimot Elementary School, Barangay Galakit in this town.
There were 25 selected participants who participated coming from different chapters including the chairwomen of the chapter.
In her message, UNYPAD NCCII Chairwoman, Nida P. Makatabang, said, “The activity was conducted as part of the capacity-building initiative of the organization designed to develop the knowledge and skills of Bangsamoro Women. This Islamic leadership and Management training will build them to become more potential members and officers and responsible Bangasamoro leaders.”
Dr. Rahib L. Kudto, UNYPAD National President led the discussion on Islamic Leadership and Organizational Management. He started his lecture narrating the situation in the entire Arabian Peninsula before the coming of Prophet Muhammad during and after his time.
“You are all leaders because you are women bringing lights and guidance to your home and that is indeed leadership. What we are just doing here is to expand your understanding and implementation of the leadership that must be based on Islamic ways,” Kudto emphasized.
Anisa Matula, UNYPAD Vice-Chairpersonn for External Affairs of WAC-NCCII, explained and discussed some concepts on Islamic leadership.
She also introduced series of workshops during the training where the participants actively participated.
Atty. Badrodin Mangindra, Legal Counsel of UNYPAD, attended the activity to show his support and guidance.
“The real empowerment of a woman is always in their home. A woman is really loved and respected by her children because she is doing her responsibility — to protect and guide her child towards good deeds,” he explained.
Norhayna K. Abe, One of the participants conveyed her impression, citing, “I am very thankful for this training, as one of the selected participants because I realized that my leadership is not enough and quite different.”
“But because I gained knowledge about Islamic way of leadership In shaa Allah I will can apply it within myself and to my chapter of course,” she promised.
UNYPAD National chairwoman, Baisanie Makabuat, UNYPAD Secretary General Yusoph Lumambas, UNYPAD Deputy Secretary for Administration Datuan Magon, UNYPAD national staff on Campaign and Advocacy Tho Bin Abdullah and other UNYPAD national officers was also in the activity to supervise the training.