MUHAMMADIYAH.OR.ID, JAKARTA – ‘Aisyiyah has played roles in national and international levels for more than a century. The development of the movement is because the openness of Muhammadiyah to engage women in many areas.
Minister for Education and Culture Nadiem Makarim stated ‘Aisyiyah has conducted various progressive programs in this nation. He emphasized ‘Aisyiyah’s actions represent that Islam comes offering solutions instead of creating problems.
“‘Aisyiyah has become a progressive Muslim women’s movement and striven for upholding Islam and creating true Muslims,” declared Nadiem.
‘Aisyiyah was established due to a concern about the position and roles of women which focused on domestic affairs. Thus, Nadiem’s optimistic that ‘Aisyiyah will always contribute to coin Indonesian golden generations and provide opportunities for women to play roles in public.
“‘Aisyiyah focuses on several da’wah areas such as tabligh, education, social, economy, cadre education, political education and civics to support national visions and enhance quality of human resources,” mentioned Nadiem.
He also wished a momentum of the 104th anniversary could encourage ‘Aisyiyah to work together to end this pandemic.
“Happy 104th anniversary. May Allah bless us,” he expressed.