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COVID-19: The latest updates from IsDB

Implementation of "Imam Bukhari International Center" in #Samarkand is discussed between #IsDB President, Dr. Bandar Hajjar, & Director of the Center, Dr. Shovosil Ziyodov. Dr. Hajjar stressed that IsDB will continue to promote the huge legacy of Muslim scholars in all fields. https://t.co/Q0caOMXRcJ

On the occasion of the International Mother Language Day, we would like to celebrate the languages of our Member Countries. #InternationalMotherLanguage https://t.co/k4cUQhW9cm

Under Track2 (Restore) of #IsDB's #COVID19 support package, Dr. Bandar Hajjar & @ITFCCORP CEO, Engineer Hani Sonbol, signed a trade facility agreement in favor of the #PrivateSector & the financial and governmental institutions in Member Countries. Read: https://t.co/SsuEvaU4Be https://t.co/nUFOV4qdRr

Today, #IsDB & @UNESCO launched a report to enhance #Science #Technology & #Innovation ecosystem in #Mozambique. IsDB President Dr. Hajjar says: "Innovation is the driving force for economic growth, creating employment opportunities & opening new markets in Member Countries." https://t.co/wfFKSZ2Own

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.
To underscore the importance of the role of the private sector in sustainable development, job creation and promotion of investment and trade amongst Member Countries of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group, an Agency Agreement has been signed between IsDB and the Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD) to benefit from the IsDB Group Business Forum – THIQAH.
President of Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Dr. Bandar Hajjar, and CEO of the Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD), Mr. Ayman Sejiny, have put their signatures to an Agency Agreement for the implementation of IsDB Group’s R2 COVID Support Package, which will assist IsDB Group Member Countries to restore their economies and recover from the negative impacts resulting from the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
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