Amina Zalmia Bernardo

Amina Zalmia Bernardo
  • President
    Philippine Center for Islam and Democracy (PCID)

Formerly: Member, Philippine Cabinet under President Fidel V Ramos; Presidential Adviser on Youth Affairs; Chairman, National Youth Commission. Currently, President, Philippine Center for Islam and Democracy, Philippines. Concurrently: Columnist, Business World; Managing Trustee, Magbassa Kita Foundation. Has organized National Ulama Conference of the Philippines, a national network of Muslim religious organizations and the Noorus Salam, an organization of Muslim religious women teachers and civil society leaders; led development of an Islamic peace education model for the Philippines. Member of the Board, Mindanao Development Authority. Author of books on Mindanao conflict, Islam and democracy.