HALAL World Council General Assembly

HALAL World Council General Assembly

The Halal Greece European Certification Center , participated in the 17th Halal World Council (WHC) General Assembly in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Halal Greece was represented by its President, Mr Abdulhalim Dede.

The majority of WHC members attended this important event.

This meeting coincided with the 20th anniversary of the founding of the Halal World Council.

The 17th Halal World Council General Assembly was held November 12-15 at the Sultan Hotel & Residence in Jakarta, Indonesia.

At this General Assembly, 4 Halal certification bodies (HCBs) received their approval and were upgraded to full members of the WHC.

The HCBs who become full members are

  • a. Halal Control (Germany),
  • b. Halal North Macedonia (Northern Macedonia),
  • c. Halal Balkans (Bulgaria) and
  • d. Al Amin (Australia).

In addition, 16 new applications were submitted during the event.

Halal Greece and all members of the WHC participated in the meeting of the ISEF (Indonesian Economic Festival Sharia).

This festival, with the participation of ministers and bureaucrats along with the president, lasted 4 days.

It was decided to hold an interim meeting from April 1 to April 4 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and the next general meeting in November 2020 in Manila, Philippines.