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Islamic Social Finance Instruments: Zakat

Zakat, most broadly, is a type of almsgiving which is a must to pay for every Muslim who has wealth beyond a certain threshold. It is defined as an Islamic tax on wealth, and those who reach a…

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Ending Poverty: Skills, Infrastructure, Inclusion, Redistribution

This chapter looks at one specific factor needed to achieve the SDGs, specifically SDG1, which is social inclusion. This video is licensed under the CC BY-NC-SA license.

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The Challenge of Global Poverty

In this chapter, Professor Jeffrey Sachs tackles SDG1, ending extreme poverty, looking at the resources available and how a lack of distribution leads towards vast inequalities. This video is…

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