The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) has partnered up with the Whitaker Peace & Development Initiative (WPDI) flagship Programme.
Multilateral Development Banks have been at the forefront of supporting our clients’ efforts to pursue ambitious climate action for more than a decade.
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.
H.E. Dr. Bandar Hajjar, President of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group and Eng. Qaies Ibrahim Julaidan, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Dar Al Hekma University, signed a Memorandum of Understanding to facilitate cooperation between the two entities in the field of education, academic and vocational training, consulting, and business development programs.
The Board of Executive Directors (BED) of Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) has approved US $238.1 million worth of project financing for Benin Republic, Cote D’Ivoire, Kyrgyz Republic and Nigeria. The BED also approved the financing of a pilot project on energy access to finance through crowdfunding.
The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) has applauded the Malaysia based energy company, Serba Dinamik Holdings Berhad (SDHB), for providing US $30 million to implement Technical and Vocational Education Training (TVET) in the energy sector in IsDB member countries through Reverse Linkage mechanism. IsDB President, Dr. Bandar Hajjar welcomed the initiative during the signing of agreement with the CEO of SDHB, Dato Dr. M.A Karim Abdullah in Jeddah.
The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) has pledged its support to establish a new graduate scholarship programme at Oxford University.
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.
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.
The IsDB Group demonstrated its full committment to supporting the Government of Indonesia in achieveing the SDGs, by co-organising and participating in the Annual Islamic Finance Conference (AIFC) with the Government of Indonesia. The Annual Islamic Finance Conference (AIFC) is an important opportunity to showcase the Islamic Finance and Economic platforms that can achieve the SDGs through Impact Investing.