The Good Tidings is an online platform that aims to share true and original teachings of Islam
The Good Tidings chose ‘Answering New Muslims’ as our main theme.
Farwina is a Tamil Muslim, whose name originates from the word Parveen/Parvin which means the Pleiades (constellation of stars). She is the President of MIZAN and the Manager of HIKMAH, Wilayah Persekutuan. An active instagrammer, xenophile and chummy. Passionately advocates for unity; believing that there is strength in diversity that can only be achieved through mutual respect and understanding. She also fiercely advocates for women’s rightful position in society, and that women are built with all the potential to bring out the best in humanity.
Syuaib, who works best from behind the scene, is Do Good’s Research and Publication Executive. A graduate with a double major in both religious study and biotechnology, he is also the Vice President of Malaysian Association of Youth Harmony, leading the movement of over 2,000 youths nationwide. He is also actively participating in other NGOs and engaging various civil society groups, holding the firm belief that a combination of universal values together with regular and social media engagements is the key for a better world.
A graduate from International Islamic University of Malaysia, Fathi serves as a Graphic Designer with a big passion for graphic design and video editing. Previously working as a teacher, he is a man who really loves to share the beauty and positive side of humanity through creativity.
While learning audio and visual arts, Fadhli has been working with individuals from different walks of life, with all sorts of beautiful ideas, creativity, knowledge and experience throughout his years in the industry. Thus, in helping and working hand in hand with Youthsetter to promote and inspire positive and constructive universal values for a better world, he implements the best practices that he had learnt in his work in videography and photography for the world to hear and see.
As a mother of 5, Maryam, a Registered Pharmacist by education and training, knows very well how dangerous and unsafe the world has become especially in the digital world. With some experience in digital marketing and volunteerism work in various NGOs, she is now determined to contribute and help to make the world a better place, for the sake and benefit of her children and the rest of the children in the world.
Abang Abdullah is an Emeritus Professor of Civil Engineering, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Past President of the Malaysian Society of Engineering & Technology & Chairman, Board of Advisers, World Assembly of Muslim Youth, Malaysia. He was the President, Federation of Engineering Institutions of Islamic Countries & Institution of Engineers, Malaysia. He was a Fellow, Institution of Civil Engineers, United Kingdom & Honorary Adviser, Malaysian Building Association, Malaysia. He is an Honorary Fellow, ASEAN Federation of Engineering Organisations, Honorary Member (Academician), Engineering Academy of the Republic of Kazakhstan, & Adviser, Saudi Council of Engineers. Active in voluntary work to help the poor & downtrodden, he strongly believes that the world can be made a better place for all, if only we agree to return to the good universal principles and moral values.
Amriah Buang was a Professor of Social Sciences and Humanities, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, who seeks to contribute to the democratization of knowledge. Mindful of the Islamic Khaldunian heritage in the genesis of modern social sciences and humanities, she strives to bring the non-secular conversation back in studying, understanding and addressing the human condition. An ardent believer in integrated, contextualised and holistic understanding of societies and civilizations, her research interests span economic, ethnological, ecological, development and gender issues and challenges. She has three decades of experience in social activism and is currently the President of IMAN (Interactive Muslimah Association). She is the founder of Negara Kita Tanggung Jawab Kita (Our Country Our Responsibility), a platform that seeks to bring Malaysians into the forefront of responsible nation stewardship.