SDP August (1) - The World Federation of KSIMC
Self Development Program 1.0 & 2.0
HIC Academy in collaboration with Al ilm Consultancy hosted a weekend of Self
Development Program; Sayyid Ali Naqvi of Birmingham facilitated this program.
On Saturday August 16 2014 SDP 1.0 took place for new participants. Returning
participants from April and the previous day attended SDP 2.0 on Sunday August
The objective of the workshop was
• Understand self after reflecting and discussing with peers,
• To understand the difficulties in making judgment of others.
• To understand the principals of adult learning and its application.
On Saturday, the Self Development Program began at 9:30AM with breakfast
and Quran recitation began at 10AM. The first time participants were given an
overview of the program and the objectives were explained. Several role playing
and group activities took place:
Personal mind mapping
SDP 1.0 session ended at 4:30PM with participants eagerly waiting to attend the
next day SDP 2.0 session. Some of the feedback received from SDP 1.0
“Looking forward to more of these kind of programs”
“Loved the group collaboration & the positive vibe”
“The facilitator was very articulated, attentive and keenly interested in
what we had to say”.
SDP 2.0 began on Sunday August 17th 2014 at 9:30 with scrumptious
breakfast followed by Quran recitation by Br. Riyaz Jivraj. The objectives of
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as well as group activities increased.
Some of the group activities that took place:
My Blessings activity
An Animal I admire
Life/Work balance wheel
Appreciating your peers
Various group activities and presentations.
SDP 2.0 ended at 5:30PM and personal interviews were taken for a documentary
that is being created about the Self Development Program. Some of the
feedback received from SDP 2.0 participants was:
“Your workshops always exceed my expectations”
“I learnt more in SDP 2.0 this time. The group discussions made me
understand that I really have to work on myself as a person”
“One of the best speakers ever”
“Absolutely very good and thought provoking”.
Self Development Program tour will continue with the next session to be held in
Dar Es Salaam followed by London.
We would like to take this opportunity to thank our facilitator Sayyid Ali Naqvi for
taking time from his busy schedule in facilitating this program. We wish him all
the best in future SDP sessions.
With Salaams and Duas,
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