ISLAMIC FINANCE: AN ALTERNATIVE SOURCE OF FUNDING HEALTHCARE
INFRASTRUCTURE IN AFRICA

DATE: 5th – 6th April, 2021 | MODE: VIRTUAL

As an organization committed to fostering the Islamic paradigm of economic development in Africa, the Africa Islamic Economic Foundation (AFRIEF), in collaboration with Glocal Healthcare Services Private Limited, is organizing a two-day Virtual Summit on April 5th – 6th, 2021 on a topic of growing relevance in recent years: Islamic Finance: an Alternative Source of Funding Healthcare Infrastructure in Africa, in conjunction with the formal inauguration of the Africa Primary Healthcare Infrastructure Development Program (APHIDEP).

TOPICS TO BE DISCUSSED

It is difficult to invite papers on a precise list of topics in a virtual Summit of this nature; it would be equally difficult to organise a program of systematic discussions without some written papers and presentations. Submissions are however, invited from a number of perspectives. The list below is an indication of the areas which topics of papers or presentations, empirical or theoretical can cover.

  • An Overview of Africa’s Primary Healthcare Sector
  • Digitizing Primary Healthcare: Opportunities for Africa
  • Reimagining Health Economics in Africa: The Islamic Perspectives
  • The Global Islamic Finance Market.
  • The Infrastructure Challenge to Achieving UHC and SDGs
  • Islamic Finance Structures for Healthcare Infrastructure Projects (Ijarah,Murabahah, Istisna’, Musharakah, Mudarabah, Sukuk, Takaful)
  • Islamic Social Finance (Zakat, Waqf, Qard Hassan and Sadaqa)
  • Public-Private Partnership (PPP) and Primary Healthcare
  • Islamic Financing of Primary Healthcare Infrastructure in Africa: Opportunities and Challenges
  • Case Studies

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TARGET AUDIENCE

High level dignitaries, officials and corporate bodies and organizations from the Healthcare and Economic Sectors in Africa, Asia, GCC, Europe and North America are expected to be at the Event. Below is the profile of dignitaries and delegates:

  • Senior Healthcare Practitioners
  • High Ranking Public Health Officials and Policy Makers
  • Academia and Researchers within the Field of Primary Health Care,
  • Ministers of Health and Finance;
  • High Officials Representing Global and Continental Health Organizations,
  • Civil Society and Non-Governmental Organizations and Philanthropy, Private Sector,
  • Private sector health operators, Investors and Entrepreneurs
  • Vertical Funds, Banks and Development Financial Institutions
  • Community Leaders and Stakeholders
  • Islamic finance scholars and Professionals
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