In its effort to increase network of cooperation, SEAMEO Regional Open Learning Centre (SEAMOLEC) extended partnership program with two religious organizations: ‘Aisyiyah and Nahdlatul Ulama. The activities are planned to support the programmes of institutions under these 2 organizations.
SEAMOLEC made a commitment with Central Board of ‘Aisyiyah which is a Muhammadiyah Womens’ Wing to advancing Muslim women, and Central Board of Nasyiatul ‘Aisyiyah which has more focus to younger women. The programme planned for ‘Aisyiyah and Nasyiatul ‘Aisyiyah is to improve competence in technology 4.0 for lecturers, educators, and preachers. SEAMOLEC will use video conference to conduct online trainings as well as to do the accompaniment. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the two institutions was signed on February 21, 2019.
On March 20, 2019, a set of joint-programmes was signed under the MoU between SEAMOLEC and another religious organization, The Central Board of Nahdlatul Ulama, particularly with its Preaching Division. One of the programmes highlights the utilization of social media to do religious lectures, called Digital Da’i or Millennial Da’i which is targeted to youngsters who are familiar with digital media. Besides that program, the cooperation will also focus on utilization of video conference for religious lectures. This media will enable all Muslim people to learn the lectures from anytime and anywhere, nationally and internationally