IsDB Institute’s Global Forum to Discuss Prospects of Islamic Finance in Economic Recovery Post COVID-19

Senior development practitioners and experts are scheduled to participate in the 15th IsDB Global Forum on Islamic Finance to discuss unleashing the potentials of Islamic finance to spur economic recovery post Covid-19 pandemic.

The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Institute is organizing the forum as a virtual side event to be held on 28 August 2021, in conjunction with the 2021 Annual Meeting of the IsDB Group. The theme of the forum is “The Role of Islamic Finance in Post-COVID-19 Economic Recovery of IsDB Member Countries.”

In the wake of the global economic upheaval triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic, the forum will focus on tapping Islamic finance to mobilize resources to support IsDB member countries’ economic recovery efforts and tackle rising inequalities and extreme poverty.