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COVID-19: The latest updates from IsDB

#IsDB President Dr. Bandar Hajjar, praises ongoing cooperation between Islamic Fiqh Academy & Waqf Secretariats in GCC countries to examine Waqf contemporary issues and IsDB role in advancing its noble cause to achieve #SustainableDevelopment in Member Countries.

In Jeddah #today, #IsDB President, Dr. Bandar Hajjar, & Chinese Ambassador to the Kingdom of #SaudiArabia, Chen Weiqing, discussed fostering #partnerships between #China & the bank for transfer of knowledge & expertise, STI, #Scholarships & laboratories in IsDB Member Countries.

#IsDB highly honored to have received an official invitation from #G20Italy for specific @g20org meetings in 2021 following #IsDB successful contributions to @G20SaudiArabia under Saudi Presidency- a great opportunity to further partnerships to achieve #GlobalGoals.

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President's Perspective

The IsDB President’s views on preparing for re-globalisation post Covid-19. In these articles Dr. Bandar Hajjar explains how the global economy needs to return more resilient and inclusive following the unprecedented disruption of the pandemic.

Today is a special anniversary as we mark 75 years of collective work since the UN came into existence. In September this year, we also reflected on five years since the adoption of the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which represented a new vision of development linking people, planet and prosperity and raised financing needs from billions to trillions.