Imam Mohamad Bashar Arafat
Founder & President
Imam Mohamad Bashar Arafat was born and raised in Damascus, Syria. He received a degree in Islamic Studies, Arabic Language, Islamic Law from Damascus University. Imam Bashar is the Founder and President of Civilizations Exchange and Cooperation Foundation (CECF). This non-profit organization functions as an umbrella to bring people together for exchanges focused on creating a better world that promotes peace, respect and cooperation.