Expanding Knowledge, Family Law Doctoral Program (S3) Held an International Academic Forum at Musawah, Kuala Lumpur

Friday, September 15th, 2023 Family Law Doctoral Program (S3) of Postgraduate UIN Raden Intan lampung visited Musawah in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The purpose of this visit is to hold an International Academic Forum with Musawah. This activity was attended by nine students, Prof. Dr. Hj. Siti Mahamudah, M.Ag as Head of the Family Law Doctoral Program, Dr. Hj. Linda Firdawaty, M.H as Secretary of the Family Law Doctoral Program and one staff member as companion for this activity.

Zharin Zhafrael as the Executive Director of Musawah warmly welcomed the arrival of the members of Family Law Doctoral Program to Musawah. There were several series of events held at Musawah, starting with a welcoming speech from Zharin as the host. Next, Prof. Dr. Hj. Siti Mahmudah as a representative from the Postgraduate UIN Raden Intan Lampung explained the purpose of her visit.

“Musawah is an organization that promotes justice and gender equality in the family. Musawah has many connections with the same vision or goal from various countries, one of which is Indonesia.” said Zharin

Followed by a sharing session in the form of an article presentation by Family Law (S3) students. Each student is given the opportunity to present articles that will be featured in their dissertation using English. After being presented, the issues they raise in the article will be discussed together with the Musawah team. This form of presentation or discussion makes each party aware of developments surrounding Family Law in Indonesia and Malaysia.

This event ended with a group photo with the Executive Director and the Musawah team. (TWI)