Sheikh Dr. Abdulmajid AL Najar was born in Tunisia in 1945. He holds a doctoral degree in Religion and Philosophy from the University of Al-Azhar. He has worked as a university professor in the Universities of Tunisia, Algeria, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Jordan and Malaysia. He is a Member of the Board of Trustees, the Executive Officer of the International Union for Muslim Scholars, and chairman of the Union authoring and translation committee. He is also a Member of the National Constituent Assembly in Tunis. He Has published 33 books and numerous research papers, and he is an award winning author.
CILE held a seminar on “Politics and Ethics” 8-10 June, 2013 at its headquarters. The participants focused on two questions:
o What is a civil state with Islamic reference?
o What are the ethical limits on freedom of expression in Islam?
<p style="text-align: center;"><strong>CILE Receives a Prestigious Grant and Leads an International Research Project on Genomics and Islamic Ethics</strong></p>