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The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) today launched a drive to raise funds for projects helping countries tackle cancers that affect over 8.6 million women globally every year.
Saudi Arabia
The President of France, Mr. Emmanuel Macron has extended an official invitation to the President of Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Dr. Bandar Hajjar to participate in the Global Fund Replenishment Pledging Conference in Lyon from 9-10 October 2019. He also invites the IsDB President to participate in the Paris Peace Forum from 12-13 November 2019.The Invitation was delivered by Mr. Mostafa Mihraje, the French Consul General in Jeddah during a visit to Dr. Hajjar at the IsDB headquarters.
Saudi Arabia
At least 937 students from China have benefited from the scholarships provided by the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) through the Community Outreach programme of the bank. IsDB has also approved 27 community development projects at the cost of US $11.8 million through the Special Assistance Programme in education, vocational training, and heath sector in various provinces such as Beijing, Ningxia, Yuan, Tianjin, Hubei and others.
Saudi Arabia
The Board of Executive Directors (BED) of Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) has approved several projects worth US $325 million for Burkina Faso, Kazakhstan, and Mozambique. The approvals also include a Technical Assistance Loan to Suriname and a Waqf (endowment) project through the Islamic Solidarity Fund for Development (ISFD) to Benin Republic.
Saudi Arabia
The President of Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Dr. Bandar Hajjar has welcomed the strengthening of partnership with the United Nations (UN) towards the implementation of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Dr. Hajjar made the remark when he received the UN Deputy Secretary-General, Ms. Amina Mohammed, at the IsDB Headquarters in Jeddah.