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World Universities Islamic Philanthrophy Conference 2013 (WUIPCon2013)

World Universities Islamic Philanthrophy Conference 2013 (WUIPCon2013)
4th - 
5th December 2013, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


We invite you to submit a research paper related to one of the sub- themes of the conference.  We would appreciate if you can kindly inform your colleagues and encourage them to submit their papers as well.

Islamic Philanthropy (IP) comprises of zakat, infaq, sadaqah and waqf. All faiths have philanthropic components to it and Islam is no exception. In fact, Islamic injuction makes act of charity an obligation. The concept of philanthropy is associated with kindness, compassionate, mercy, generousity, love of mankind, and all in accordance to the Quran and the tradition of the prophet Muhammad (pbuh). Philanthropy in Islam is not confine to religious obligations but also ensuring the righteous mechanism of Islamic philanthropy be maintained for the ummah well-being. Thus, this conference offers a beginning to unearth issues pertaining to IP that will involve great speakers, postgraduates and researchers from all sectors and institutions.

We invite you to submit abstract/abstracts related to one of the sub- themes of the conference.  We would appreciate if you can kindly inform your colleagues and encourage them to submit their papers as well.

        Zakat, Infaq, Shadaqah and Waqf
        Islamic Philanthropy microfinancing
        Governance in Islamic Philanthropy institutions
        CSR and Islamic Philanthropy
        Islamic Philanthropy and entrepreneur
        Assessing and evaluating Islamic Philanthropy activities
        Islamic Philanthropy social security
        Best practices/ Policy study/ Enactment of IP
And any other relevant areas of interest in Islamic Philanthropy.


In conjunction with World Universities Islamic Philantrophy Conference 2013 (WUIPCON 2013) , Institut Kajian Zakat (IKAZ) Malaysia is organizing International Islamic Philantropy Poster Competition with the theme of "Nurturing Research Culture for Ummah Well Being". This program will be held on 
4th December 2013.

The program has the following objectives:
?        To showcase research and innovation which are produced and created by students from local and foreign higher education. 
?        To create a platform for students in commercializing their innovations and ideas.
?        To steer innovative culture through research and at the same time create research awareness among the academician particularly the UiTM Shah Alam community.

This competition is open to all LOCAL and INTERNATIONAL participants. Entries to the competition are divided into 2 categories :
i.        Category A: Doctoral Students (Public/Private Higher Edu)
ii.        Category B: Master Students (Public/Private Higher Edu)

Best poster presentation awards
Poster presentations will be evaluated by judges and the best posters will be awarded a prize. 

Please visit WUIPCon2013 website for more information in
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Looking forward to your participation in WUIPCon2103.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hasan Bahrom
WUIPCon2013 Chairman
Institut Kajian Zakat Malaysia (IKaZ)
Universiti Teknologi MARA
40450 Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia

Last Updated on Sunday, 05 January 2014 07:56

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