Declaration Drafting Team


Fazlun Khalid– recognized as one of fifteen leading eco theologians in the world and a recipient of the Muslim News Awards for Excellence in Engineering, Science and Technology in 2004.


Dr Fachruddin Mangunjaya– Vice-Chairman of the Centre for Islamic Studies at the National University in Jakarta, Indonesia.


Othman Llewellyn– Environmental Planner at Saudi Wildlife Authority and a member of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature’s World Commission on Protected Areas and World Commission on Environmental Law.


Professor Azizan Baharuddin– Deputy Director General of the Institute of Islamic Understanding Malaysia, a member of UNESCO’s International Bioethics Committee, chair of the Malaysian Bioethics Council, and Chair of the National Committee of Interfaith.


Professor Ibrahim Ozdemir: Professor of Philosophy, Ecology and Religion at Ankara University, Turkey, and author of The Ethical Dimension of Human Attitude Towards Nature.


Dr Abdelmajid Tribak– Head of Environment at ISESCO, Morocco and winner of the Mohamed VI Prize for Islamic Thought and Studies for his book on Islam and Environment (2007).