The Principles of Islamic Finance Aligns With The 17 Goals of UN SDGs 2030 - Saeeda Ahmed
There is a synergy between the Islamic economy and the UN 2030 SDGs, as they agree on issues like social justice, zero hunger, poverty alleviation, sustainable environment, ethics and governance, women empowerment amongst others.
This edition of Islamic Finance Weekly anchored by Bukola Akinyele features the Founding Director of Education Partnerships UK Ltd and also an Ambassador and Advisor on Implementation of 17 SDGs.
According to her, the Principles of Islamic finance and its economic system aligns with the 17 goals of the 2030 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, SDGs.
Through Islamic Finance there are opportunities for enterprise development, trade, skills development, Shariah-compliant products and services that key into sustainability and socio-economic inclusion, she said.