BRIEF DESCRIPTION ABOUT UNIW
The conference titled ‘The International Conference of Non-governmental Organizations
of the Islamic World : Searching for a New Vision in a Changing World’ was organized
with the participation of more than three hundred non-governmental organizations from
40 countries, on the date of May 1, 2005 in Istanbul. The establishment of the Union
of Non-Governmental Organizations of the Islamic World was agreed upon the Conference.
UNIW has completed its foundation process with the Cabinet Decree of Turkish Great
National Assembly dated December 31, 2005.