“Alraid” went a long way from a small group of enthusiasts in 1997 to 20 organisations in many regions of Ukraine; from an interregional institution to All-Ukrainian Association.
The Association’s core activities lie in conveying to Ukrainians of authentic and reliable information about Islam to Ukrainians, maintaining intercultural and interfaith dialogue, and enhancing the education level of Ukrainian Muslims.
This level playing field, along with certain centralization with each of the member-organisations’ preserved autonomy became the firm ground for effective coordination, and at the same time, for effective and independent grassroots decision-making. Many successfully implemented project for the benefit of not only Ukrainian Muslims, but the Ukrainian society in general, depict this long, effective and fruitful cooperation.
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