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Dzulkifli Abdul Razak

Dzulkifli Abdul Razak

Sunday, 02 April 2017 16:57

TN50: Which way to the future?

THE Transformasi Nasional 50 (TN50) road show started well when it chose University Malaya to launch the discussion about the future of the nation in the next 30 years. Unlike Wawasan 2020 that was announced in a meeting with business leaders, TN50 aims to engage the younger generation as potential leaders taking into account their own aspirations. This is in tandem with the United Nations document, The World We Want, where a global conversation helps to guide in shaping the future.............................Download the full article in pdf attachment (below)

 

 

 

 

 

MAQASID al-Syariah has recently made a resurgence after falling into oblivion and neglect for several reasons, chiefly due to the so-called “closing of the door of ijtihad”, as alluded to by Tun Abdullah Ahmad Badawi. He commented on this at the recent launch of the International Conference of Maqasid al-Syariah in Public Policy and Governance hosted by the International Institute of Advanced Islamic Studies (IIAIS) in Kuala Lumpur..................Download the full article in pdf attachment (below)

 

Saturday, 04 April 2015 14:53

Producing values driven graduates

The much anticipated Malaysia Education Blueprint (Higher Education) is expected to further encourage a change in values in the current national education environment. Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM) Chair of Islamic Leadership Professor Tan Sri Dzulkifli Abdul Razak said it was vital for the nation to.................Download the full article in pdf attachment (below)

 

Sunday, 14 December 2014 15:18

Happy just to have a mattress

I STUMBLED upon three surprises as a speaker at the recent International Conference on Higher Education hosted by the University of Guadalajara in Mexico. The first was the concurrent renowned Guadalajara International Book Fair, regarded as the most important publishing gathering in Ibero-America that also doubles as a cultural festival. The second was the fact that the event — initiated 28 years ago by the university — draws authors of various languages and cultures from all continents to take part in stimulating academic forums and dissect key concerns. Argentina is guest of honour this year.................Download the full article in pdf attachment (below)

 

 

Tuesday, 29 May 2012 12:20

Transforming national schools

THE lifting of the quota for Malaysians to enrol in international schools has brought much rejoicing to some quarters, especially those who want English as the medium of instruction. It is clear that those who can afford an international school education will benefit most from the latest move, despite the high cost incurred to enrol in such schools.......... Download the full article in pdf attachment (below)