Mr. Md Iqbal Fakhri
Iqbal Damit is a part-time volunteer since 2010. With a ‘Just say yes now and think later’ attitude, he has organised 32 local and 20 overseas charity and humanitarian projects. He is passonate about raising awareness of volunteerism in the community, particularly the youth.
Iqbal has worked in Brunei , Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines and Bangladesh. He received the Youth Service Award from the Sultan of Brunei in August 2017. In February 2018, he was the first Bruneian to receive the Commonwealth Points of Lights award, receiving recognition from Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II for his initiative in mobilising aid to Rohingya refugees. In July 2019, he received the ASEAN Youth Award for his work in youth movement and volunteerism in Brunei and ASEAN.