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 The Islamic Chamber of Commerce , Industry and Agriculture (ICCIA)

INTEGRATION OF WAQF AND ISLAMIC MICROFINANCE FOR POVERTY REDUCTION

Source : SESRIC

Category : Economy‏

Publish Date : February 9, 2015

ISBN : 978-975-6427-34-7

ABOUT PUBLICATION

The report consists of four main sections. The first section provides a brief overview of poverty in OIC countries, poverty alleviation programs in Malaysia, Indonesia and Bangladesh as well as to examine the potential of Waqf as another viable source of financing microfinance institutions in these three selected OIC countries. Section two presents the Integrated Waqf-based Islamic Microfinance (IWIM) model, which comprises six components, namely Waqf, Islamic microfinance, human resources, Takaful, project financing and poverty alleviation, and relevant hypotheses. In order to test the hypotheses of the IWIM model in the three selected countries, section three discusses the research methodology and section four presents the empirical findings. The report ends with some policy recommendations.

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