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COVID-19: The latest updates from IsDB

#IsDB to promote #IntellectualProperty for a stronger innovation ecosystem in cooperation with @WIPO, through a webinar on 18 January 2021, 11 AM KSA. Learn more: webinar on #innovation ecosystem and IP at

#IsDB Scholarship applications are now open for Bachelors, Masters, PhD, Post Doc and Technical Vocational Education & Training courses for the Academic year 2021-2022. Apply online until 28 Feb 2021 #sustainability #scholarship #SDG4

As a market leader in #Islamicfinance, IsDB is pleased to support the AIFC through the listing of IsDB #Sukuk on the AIX. Read more here:

Dr. B. Hajjar, Chairman of Awqaf Properties Investment Fund's Supervisory Committee chairs 57 Committee meeting to examin Fund's performance under Q3-2020, approved projects and achieved results for the same period, and discuss proposed Fund’s regulations and investment policies

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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