Agenda

Opening Session

Fadi Iskandarani
Fadi Iskandarani
Conference Chair - Chief Executive, Orphans Care Federation (United Kingdom)
Subject : Conference Importance and Objectives
Waleed Al-Saif
Waleed Al-Saif
General Manager - Sheikh Abdullah Al Nouri Charity Society (Kuwait)
Subject : Donor Organizations’ Responsibilities and Orphans Care
Salah Al-Jarallah
Salah Al-Jarallah
Chairman, Board of Directors - Orphans Care Federation (Kuwait)
Subject : Faith as a Motivator for Humanitarian Work and Orphan’s Care
Dr. Hany El-Banna
Dr. Hany El-Banna
President, World Humanitarian Action Forum (United Kingdom)
Subject : The Importance of Research in Developing Humanitarian Work
Dr. Ibrahim Altan
Dr. Ibrahim Altan
General Manager, Turkish Red Crescent (Turkey)
Subject : The Need for Change in Humanitarian Action Work
Abdul Rahman Al Mutawa
Abdul Rahman Al Mutawa
Deputy Director General, Projects - International Islamic Charity Organization (Kuwait)
Subject : The Role of Media in Raising Awareness of Orphans Issues
  • 9:00 – 10:00 (GMT)
Lecture: Crises and Orphans Care

Dr. Hanaa Albanna
Dr. Hanaa Albanna (Moderator)
Senior Social Researcher, Faith Regen Foundation (United Kingdom)
Dr. Abdulhalim Zeidan
Dr. Abdulhalim Zeidan
Chairman, GDP Institute (Lebanon)
Subject : Are We Developing the Orphan Care Sector..?! What are its Features..?!
  • 10:00 – 10:45 (GMT)
Break

  • 10:45 – 11:00 (GMT)
Scholarly Paper Presentation: Orphans Education

Cumana Habra
Cumana Habra (Moderator)
General Manager, Women Support Association - Board Member, Orphans Care Federation (Turkey)
Dr. Hamid Mesrar
Dr. Hamid Mesrar
Lecturer, University of Mohammed I Oujda (Morocco)
Subject : Educating Orphans on The Values and The Role of Welfare Institutions in Their Development: Islamic Charity Organization in Oujda As A Model
Ahmed Nasif
Ahmed Nasif
PhD Researcher, Yüzüncü Yıl University (Turkey)
Subject : The Role of Sponsorship among Orphan Students in Improving their Educational Attainment and Reducing their School Dropout (Orphan Students in Syria as a Model) (Joint Paper)
Dr. Abdullah Ziade
Dr. Abdullah Ziade
Executive Director, Zaca International (Lebanon)
Subject : The Role of Sponsorship among Orphan Students in Improving their Educational Attainment and Reducing their School Dropout (Orphan Students in Syria as a Model) (Joint Paper)
Kwestan Ameen
Kwestan Ameen
Director, Salsabil Educational Center for Orphans (Iraq)
Subject : Education for Orphans and Efforts of NGOs (Problems and Solutions)
Amir Alam
Amir Alam
Lecturer, Department of Social Service - Martyr Benazir Bhutto University (Pakistan)
Subject : Orphan Satisfaction in Education, Skills Development and Training in Orphanages in Pakistan
  • 11:00 – 12:00 (GMT)
Scholarly Paper Presentation: Orphans Health

Dr. Hanaa Albanna
Dr. Hanaa Albanna (Moderator)
Senior Social Researcher, Faith Regen Foundation (United Kingdom)
Dr. Azam Naghavi
Dr. Azam Naghavi
Assistant Professor, Department of Counseling - Faculty of Education and Psychology - University of Isfahan (Iran)
Subject : Orphans’ Academic Situation After Traumatic Loss and Experiencing Post-Traumatic Growth (Joint Paper)
Zahra Asgari
Zahra Asgari
PhD Candidate, Department of Counseling - Faculty of Education and Psychology - University of Isfahan (Iran)
Subject : Orphans’ Academic Situation After Traumatic Loss and Experiencing Post-Traumatic Growth (Joint Paper)
Dr. Munawwar Najim
Dr. Munawwar Najim
Lecturer, Faculty of Education - Islamic University of Gaza (Palestine)
Subject : Mental Health of Widows in Palestine and its Relationship to Some Variables - a Field Study on Beneficiaries of Ministry of Social Development and NGOs (joint paper)
Eman Nijem
Eman Nijem
Research Assistant, Islamic University of Gaza (Palestine)
Subject : Mental Health of Widows in Palestine and its Relationship to Some Variables - a Field Study on Beneficiaries of Ministry of Social Development and NGOs (joint paper)
Amal Najim
Amal Najim
Lecturer, University College of Applied Sciences (Palestine)
Subject : Mental Health of Widows in Palestine and its Relationship to Some Variables - a Field Study on Beneficiaries of Ministry of Social Development and NGOs (joint paper)
Huda Abd Alaal
Huda Abd Alaal
PhD Researcher, Department of Psychology - University of Muhammadiyah (Indonesia)
Subject : Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Factors Affecting It Among Syrian Orphans
Dr. Sabah Aiche
Dr. Sabah Aiche
Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Human and Social Sciences - University of Chlef (Algeria)
Subject : Family Resilience and Psychological Well-Being Among Orphan Families (A Mixed Study of a Sample of Adolescents)
  • 12:00 – 13:00 (GMT)
Break

  • 13:00 – 14:00 (GMT)
Panel Session: Orphans Care Priorities

Khaled Al Issa
Khaled Al Issa (Moderator)
General Manager, Ataa for Humanitarian Relief - Deputy Chairman, Orphan Care Federation (Turkey)
Dr. Suad Albesher
Dr. Suad Albesher
Associate Professor, College of Basic Education - Department of Psychology - The Public Authority for Applied Education and Training (Kuwait)
Subject : Professional Interventions to Improve the Mental Health of Orphans
Dr. Maha Kattaa
Dr. Maha Kattaa
Director, Regional Office for Iraq, UN ILO (Iraq)
Subject : Reducing Orphan’s Child Labour
Ahmed Al-Batish
Ahmed Al-Batish
Senior Officer, Productive Loans Administrator - Islamic Welfare Association (Lebanon)
Subject : Supporting Small Projects for Orphans’ Families
Jahangeer Akhtar
Jahangeer Akhtar
CEO, Read Foundation (United Kingdom)
Subject : Investing in The Education of Orphans
Dr. Deirdre Blackie
Dr. Deirdre Blackie
CEO, Courage Child Protection (South Africa)
Subject : Orphans (Child) Protection
  • 14:00 – 15:30 (GMT)
Break

  • 15:30 – 15:45 (GMT)
Scholarly Paper Presentation: Children of Unknown Parentage

Dr. Ahmed Al Oqabi
Dr. Ahmed Al Oqabi (Moderator)
General Manager, Yemeni Friendship and Collaboration Association Member - Board Member, Orphans Care Federation (Turkey)
Dr. Said Slimane Aouachria
Dr. Said Slimane Aouachria
Lecturer, Department of Psychology - Pedagogical Sciences and Orthopedics - University of Batna (Algeria)
Subject : The Alternative Care Model for The Orphan Child (Unknown Parents as A Model) And Its Impact on Their Sense of Belonging to The Homeland and Their Cultural Identity Relations
Dr. Siham Abbassi
Dr. Siham Abbassi
Lecturer, Barika University Center (Algeria)
Subject : Ensuring Orphans of Unknown Parentage: The Controversy of Identity and Citizenship (Joint Paper)
Dr. Chahira Boulahia
Dr. Chahira Boulahia
Lecturer, Barika University Center (Algeria)
Subject : Ensuring Orphans of Unknown Parentage: The Controversy of Identity and Citizenship (Joint Paper)
Dr. Leila Yebda
Dr. Leila Yebda
Lecturer, Faculty of Law - University of Algeria (Algeria)
Subject : Alternative Family Care for Children of Unknown Parentage in International Laws and Algerian Legislation
Dr. Nabil Ounnoughi
Dr. Nabil Ounnoughi
Lecturer, University Center Si El-Hawas - Barika (Algeria)
Subject : Legal Protection for Children of Unknown Parentage; Acknowledgment of Rights in Society (A Study According to Algerian Legislation)
  • 15:45– 16:45 (GMT)
Scholarly Paper Presentation: Institutional Care

Dr. Selman Selim
Dr. Selman Selim (Moderator)
University Lecturer - Head of Research Team, Turkish Red Crescent (Turkey)
Dr. Jemba Haruna
Dr. Jemba Haruna
Lecturer, College of Humanities and Social Sciences - Makerere University (Uganda)
Subject : The Impact of Muslim Organizations on Caring for Orphans in Uganda
Nadeem Ahmed Khan
Nadeem Ahmed Khan
Chairman, Khubaib Foundation (Pakistan)
Subject : Minimum Boarding Standards for Orphanages in Pakistan
Evgeniia Fedorova
Evgeniia Fedorova
Graduate of Master Programme "Population and Development" HSE University (Russia)
Subject : Institutional Reformation in Orphans Care: Russian Perspective
Sabreen Alqaisi
Sabreen Alqaisi
Training Programmes Officer, Researcher - Orphans Care Federation (Turkey)
Subject : The Impact of The Coronavirus Pandemic on Orphans Benefiting from NGOs Services in Syria And Iraq
  • 16:45 – 17:45 (GMT)
Concluding Day 1

  • 17:45 – 18:00 (GMT)
Welcoming the participants and speakers

  • 9:45 – 10:00 (GMT)
Scholarly Paper Presentation: Orphans in Conflict Areas

Sabreen Alqaisi
Sabreen Alqaisi (Moderator)
Training Programmes Officer, Researcher - Orphans Care Federation (Turkey)
Mohammad Seyam
Mohammad Seyam
Researcher, Doha Institute for Graduate Studies (Qatar)
Subject : Investing Religious Capital to Protect Orphans in Conflict Area: Islamic Relief in The Gaza Strip (Case Study)
Firas Asmar
Firas Asmar
Lecturer, Alummah University College (Palestine)
Subject : Orphanages in Jerusalem Between the Hammer of The Occupation and Lack of Funding (Joint Paper)
Imad Ata Faroun
Imad Ata Faroun
Lecturer, Alummah University College (Palestine)
Subject : Orphanages in Jerusalem Between the Hammer of The Occupation and Lack of Funding (Joint Paper)
Dr. Amar Houtia
Dr. Amar Houtia
Assistant Professor, Department of Management - University of Ahmed Draia, Adrar (Algeria)
Subject : Investing Orphans' Donations in Strengthening Reconstruction Efforts and Developing the Orphan’s Care Sector in Conflict Zones (With Reference to The Syrian Case)
Dr. Asif Ali
Dr. Asif Ali
Visiting Lecturer, Kohat University of Science & Technology (Pakistan)
Subject : Developing an Integrated Wellbeing Framework for War-Affected Children Living in Orphanage Care Settings of Pakistan
  • 10:00 – 11:00 (GMT)
Scholarly Paper Presentation: Empowerment of Orphans and Their Families

Ahmet Vefaoglu
Ahmet Vefaoglu (Moderator)
General Manager, Masarrat Organization - Member, Board of Directors, Orphans Care Federation (Turkey)
Dr. Zainab Alwani
Dr. Zainab Alwani
Associate Professor, Historical Studies, Divinity - Howard University (USA)
Subject : Reconstructing the Concept of Sponsorship According to An Islamic Perspective
Dr. Doaa Abdelhameed
Dr. Doaa Abdelhameed
Assistant Professor, Department of Community Organization - Faculty of Social Work - Helwan University (Egypt)
Subject : The Role of Women's Charities in The Economic Empowerment of Widows
Mohamed Chaouf
Mohamed Chaouf
Philosophy Teacher, The Secondary Qualifying Corps at the Regional Academy of Souss Massa (Morocco)
Subject : Social Welfare Institutions for Street Children in Kingdom of Morocco: From A Charitable Approach to Professional Intervention and Self-Empowerment
Dr. Hussein Zeidan
Dr. Hussein Zeidan
Education Supervisor, Iraqi Ministry of Education (Iraq)
Subject : The Role of Family Psychological Counseling in Promoting the Process of Social Integration of Orphan Children with Special Needs According to A Contemporary Social Vision (Field Study)
  • 11:00 – 12:00 (GMT)
Break

  • 12:00 – 12:15 (GMT)
Panel Session: Orphans Sponsorship\Kafala

Alpaslan Durmus
Alpaslan Durmus
President, Turkish Red Crescent Academy (Turkey)
Subject : Educational Actions and Facilities among Orphan Students at Turkish Society and Educational System
Fadi Iskandarani
Fadi Iskandarani
Conference Chair - Chief Executive, Orphans Care Federation (United Kingdom)
Subject : The Concept of Sponsorship
  • 12:15 – 13:00 (GMT)
Break

  • 13:00 – 14:00 (GMT)
Scholarly Paper Presentation: Violence Against Orphans

Zehra Kavak
Zehra Kavak (Moderator)
Senior Researcher, Turkish Red Crescent - PhD Student in Humanitarian Diplomacy (Turkey)
Dr. Sariya Cheruvallil-Contractor
Dr. Sariya Cheruvallil-Contractor
Assistant Professor, Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations - Coventry University (United Kingdom)
Subject : Muslim Children in Care in The UK - Interrogating the Meaning of Violence
Dr. Zahra Al-Khamlichi
Dr. Zahra Al-Khamlichi
Lecturer, Faculty of Arts and Humanities in Martil - Abdel Malek Saadi University (Morocco)
Subject : The Orphan Child Work Receiving Salary and Possibilities for Integration into Society
Akossa Nkeh Thomas
Akossa Nkeh Thomas
Founder & Director, Light Outreach Foundation International (Cameroon)
Subject : A Research on Juvenile Justice and Legal Rights of Children-In-Conflict-With-The-Law in Bamenda Of the North West Region of Cameroon
Dr. Savolana Onitiana Razafintsalama
Dr. Savolana Onitiana Razafintsalama
Lecturer, Faculty of Arts Humanities and Social Sciences - University of Antananarivo (Madagascar)
Subject : The Policy of The Zaza Tsara Anarana (The Well-Named Child) To the Detriment of The Orphans
  • 14:00 – 15:00 (GMT)
Scholarly Paper Presentation: Governance & Development of NGOs Working with Orphans

Dr. Reda Sayed Al-Ashmawi
Dr. Reda Sayed Al-Ashmawi (Moderator)
Director, The Global Center for Philanthropy Studies - International Islamic Charity Organization (IICO) (Kuwait)
Dr. Abd Al Qader Hammad
Dr. Abd Al Qader Hammad
Associated Professor, Dept. of Geography, Al-Aqsa University (Palestine)
Subject : Level of Applying Governance Principles in Orphanages to Secure the Rights of Orphans, Al-Amal Institute for Orphans - A Case Study (Joint Paper)
Nesreen AlQaisi
Nesreen AlQaisi
Administrator, University College of Science and Technology (Palestine)
Subject : Level of Applying Governance Principles in Orphanages to Secure the Rights of Orphans, Al-Amal Institute for Orphans - A Case Study (Joint Paper)
Dr. Ahmed I. Hammad
Dr. Ahmed I. Hammad
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Media - Al-Aqsa University (Palestine)
Subject : Level of Applying Governance Principles in Orphanages to Secure the Rights of Orphans, Al-Amal Institute for Orphans - A Case Study (Joint Paper)
Dr. Mourad Redaoui
Dr. Mourad Redaoui
Lawyer & Lecturer, Faculty of Law - University of M'sila (Algeria)
Subject : The Implementation of Total Quality Standards as A Mechanism for Institutional Excellence in Orphan Care Organizations
Prf. Fawzia Al-Zubair
Prf. Fawzia Al-Zubair
Professor, College of Social Work - Princess Nourah Bint Abdul Rahman University (KSA)
Subject : The Role of Strategic Partnerships in Developing and Empowering the Charitable Sector Caring for Orphans to Achieve the of Sustainable Development Goals
  • 15:00 – 15:45 (GMT)
Break

  • 15:45 – 16:00 (GMT)
Panel Session: The Future of Orphan’s Care: What’s Next?

Fadi Iskandarani
Fadi Iskandarani (Moderator)
Conference Chair - Chief Executive, Orphans Care Federation (United Kingdom)
Tarek Abdelalem
Tarek Abdelalem
Managing Director, Islamic Relief (Germany)
Subject : Policymaking for Humanitarian NGOs
Dr. Rawan Ibrahim
Dr. Rawan Ibrahim
Assistant Professor, Department of Social Work - German Jordanian University (Jordan)
Subject : From Institutional Care to Community Care
Christian Meyer zu Natrup
Christian Meyer zu Natrup
Founder & Managing Director - MzN International (Germany)
Subject : Developing and Diversifying of Financial Resources
Dr. Ahmed Musa
Dr. Ahmed Musa
Consultant and IT Expert (United Kingdom)
Subject : Technology in Orphan’s Care: Automation to Increase Capacity
Darrell Foster
Darrell Foster
Head of Learning & Development, Humanitarian Academy for Development (United Kingdom)
Subject : Training and Capacity Building of NGOs Employees
  • 16:00 – 17:45 (GMT)
Closing Session

Fadi Iskandarani
Fadi Iskandarani
Conference Chair - Chief Executive, Orphans Care Federation (United Kingdom)
  • 17:45 – 18:00 (GMT)