Meet Our Team
Emeritus Professor Dato' Abang Abdullah Abang Ali
Founder. Advisor. Chief Editor.
Abang Abdullah is an Emeritus Professor of Civil Engineering, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 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 & moral values.
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, a Malaysian Islamic NGO. 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, and 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.
Maryam Sakinah Abang Abdullah
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.
Prof Dr Amriah Buang
Dr. Amriah Buang B.A. (Malaya), M.A. (Massey), Ph.D. (Manchester) was a Professor in 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 conditions. 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 Presiden 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.
Syuaib, who works best from behind the scene, is the Research and Publication Executive. A graduate with double majors in both the fields of religious study and biotechnology, he is also the Vice President for Malaysian Youth Association of 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.
Carollina Ramle hails from Sabah, Malaysia and is shy to strangers but friendly and cheerful to those who knows her. A business administration graduate majoring in technology management, she likes to surround herself with positive-minded people, and believes that good universal values exist in all religions. She’s a strong believer in peaceful human coexistence, despite differing beliefs.
Hailing from the Philippines, Rae is a creative designer who enjoys keeping abreast with the latest trends on pop culture, tech and global affairs. She is a Computer Science graduate with a passion in making things beautiful. She believes that education should be accessible to anyone and everyone.
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.