Mustafa Hashemi a year 9 student at Melbourne’s Minaret College presented Islamic values at aUnited Nations platform on 23 November at Mount Waverly.

The seminar titled “Challenges Facing Families in Australia and Opportunities for Renewal”  was organised by Victoria Peace for Youth, Universal Peace Federation and Women Federation for World Peace.

Mustafa talked about the teachings of Quran in terms of human interaction and the life of Prophet Mohammad (s) as an example for the humankind to follow.

He highlighted his journey of ups and downs and how the spiritual support provided by the community uplifted him from the various digs of life and its challenges.