Islamic Social Finance | Global Islamic Finance and the SDGs Series 2022

UKIFC, in partnership with United Nations, GEFI, Refinitiv and IsDB organised a virtual global series on Islamic finance and the SDGs, to coincide with the UN General Assembly 2022.

Dr Ahmed Al Meraikhi, Special Adviser to the UN Secretary General, spoke about the potential for Islamic social finance institutions such as zakat and waqf to drive funding towards the SDGs, before Akhuwat founder Dr Amjad Saqib outlined how his foundation has been able to build a sustainable model on interest-free lending in Pakistan.