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IRTI Holds Symposium on Awqaf in France
9/15/2018

​​​The Islamic Research and Training Institute (IRTI) has held a symposium on Awqaf, in cooperation with the Kuwait Awqaf Public Foundation, in Strasbourg, France on 14-15 September 2018.

The theme of the symposium was "Awqaf and charitable systems in Europe: Towards a human civilization partnership".

It was hosted by the Association of Muslims Alsace (AMAL) in Strasbourg, in cooperation with local civil society groups.

The symposium addressed the following topics:

  • Awqaf and charitable systems in Europe: Humanitarian objectives and prospects for cooperation.
  • Awqaf and charitable systems in Europe: Regulation and constraints.
  • Awqaf systems and charitable systems in Europe: Descriptive study.
  • Between the Waqf and charitable institutions in the West (unity of thought but different results).
  • The constraints of financial management in the Waqf institution compared to the European model.
IRTI Holds Symposium on Awqaf in France