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COVID-19: The latest updates from IsDB

As we are celebrating Int'l #EducationDay the #pandemic is disrupting education systems worldwide generating unprecedented chaos in teaching-learning process. Here's how #IsDB President reflects on significance of Education Sector as a vital part of the Bank’s global contribution https://t.co/U5SrBKRzBj

#IsDB President, Dr. B. Hajjar, presents the first Impact Report of IsDB #GreenSukuk, which shows 100% allocation to green projects. The report provides investors and other stakeholders with information on the allocation of Green Sukuk proceeds Read more: https://t.co/t0c2t5paVr https://t.co/Zi8llsRfGL

In #Jeddah, @isdb_group President, H.E. Dr. Bandar Hajjar, and #Afghanistan Foreign Minister, H.E. Mohammad Hanif Atmar, discuss promoting #development cooperation in various sectors between the Group and the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan https://t.co/Rb23i39ObN

IsDB President, Dr. Bandar Hajjar, underlined in an IsDB-WIPO webinar the importance of strengthening cooperation on developing intellectual property infrastructure in member countries and highlighted intellectual property role in supporting socioeconomic development https://t.co/93kBmBZCjh

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.
The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group has published a preliminary report highlighting the actions taken to help member countries to tackle the crisis triggered by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Coordinated by the Working Group to Study the Impact of the Covid-19 Pandemic on the Islamic Finance Industry, the report is a discussion draft released for the purpose of obtaining feedback to improve content and recommendations.
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