Islamic Microfinance Workshop in Azerbaijan by alhudacibe


									 The 6th Azerbaijan Mirco-finance Conference
   3 Days Post Event Training Workshop on
              Islamic Microfinance
              (Including Islamic Banking, Islamic Finance and Islamic Insurance)
              8th – 10th October, 2012 in Baku - Azerbaijan

                                Jointly Organized By

            Azerbaijan Micro-finance                   AlHuda Center of Excellence
              Association (AMFA)                         in Islamic Microfinance

  Islamic Microfinance – an incredible tool to Alleviate Poverty!

An effective Workshop for Caucasus & CIS Countries
                                                           ABOUT AZERBAIJAN MICROFINANCE
                                                           ASSOCIATION - AMFA
                                                           AMFA exists to strengthen the
                                                           capacity of micro-finance
                                                           institutions and to promote
                                                           effective collective action in
TRAINING SUMMARY                                           advancing the interests of the micro finance community.
                                                           AMFAs Strategy to establish AMFA as a self-sustaining
Azerbaijan has a population size of 9,493,600 with
                                                           organization, through its 3 strategic pillars strategy. The
1.017% population annual growth rate. 48% of the
                                                           basis of AMFAs strategic pillars is closely tied to growing
population lives in the rural and 52% in urban areas.
                                                           its unrestricted revenues, through innovative products
11% live below the poverty line. Around 95 percent         and services and strategic partnerships.
of the population is Muslims. So, Islamic
Microfinance would be highly accepted there and
would ultimately help in reducing poverty of
Azerbaijan.                                                ABOUT ALHUDA CIBE
Islamic Microfinance is an emerging market in the          AlHuda Center of Excellence in Islamic
field of Islamic finance, so there is an immediate         Microfinance is an initiative of AlHuda
need to educate, train and conduct market study            CIBE. AlHuda CIBE is a well established
and awareness campaigns on this subject. The aim           name in Islamic financial Market which
of this training is to provide edification and trainings   is working in the field of Islamic
to Microfinance & Finance Professional with an             Banking and Finance from the last 7
additional opportunity for their educational uplift        years in Pakistan and around the globe. It is the pioneer
under Islamic financial system. An individual would        organization to start effort for the promotion of Islamic
be able to learn new techniques and opportunities          Banking and Finance in masses through Advisory and
in this field.                                             Consultancy, Education, Trainings, Awareness, Product
                                                           Development and Publications.
                                                  Islamic Microfinance – an incredible tool to Alleviate Poverty!

Contents of Training
A Glance on Islamic Finance
ŸRiba and Prohibition of Riba
ŸEconomic Rationale for Prohibition of Riba
ŸDifference between Islamic Microfinance & Conventional Islamic Microfinance Mechanism
ŸAn overview of Islamic Finance in Azerbaijan
ŸDevelopment of Islamic Finance in Caucasus & CIS Countries

Shari'ah Foundation and Applications of Islamic Microfinance
ŸConceptual Framework of Islamic Microfinance
ŸIslamic Microfinance – Characteristics
ŸIsamic Microfinance as an effective tool for poverty alleviation as social development
ŸSustainability, outreach and Problems pertaining to Microfinance system

Microfinance & its Product Mechanism
ŸIslamic Microfinance as effective tool of poverty alleviation
ŸIslamic Microfinancial Products Mechanisms & Compatibility with Conventional
ŸMicrofinance Products
ŸTrade Based Modes of Islamic Microfinance (Murabaha, Salam, Istisna etc.)
ŸMechanism of Trade Based Product (Murabaha, Salam & Istisna)

Islamic Microfinance Products
ŸPartnership based of Islamic Microfinance (Mudarabah & Musharakah)
ŸRental Based Mechanism/Products of Islamic Microfinance (Ijarah & Diminishing
ŸApplication of Partnership & Rental based modes in Islamic Microfinance

Different Models & Deposit Management in Islamic Microfinance
ŸDefinitions, Concept & Uses of Waqf, Qarz-e-Hassan, Cooperatives & Zakat in Islamic
ŸMicrofinance system
ŸLiability (Deposit) Management Techniques for Islamic Microfinance
ŸProduct Development of Islamic Microfinance Institutions.

Micro Takaful (Islamic Micro Insurance) & Risk Mitigation
ŸDefinition of Micro Takaful. How MicroTakaful products works with Islamic Microfinance
ŸStructure, Operation and Performance of Micro Takaful for Poverty Alleviation
 ŸOpportunities and Challenges of Micro Takaful in Islamic Microfinance
                                              Islamic Microfinance – an incredible tool to Alleviate Poverty!

 Speakers' Training
Contents ofProfile

  Qazi Abdul Samad
               Qazi Abdul Samad is a skilled professional with proficiency in Shari’ah
               advisory, In-depth knowledge of Shari’ah Microfinance, Innovative,
               commitment & pro-active approach to work, Strong communications &
               analytical skills and able to manage and train others. Currently, he is
               working as a Shari’ah Advisor of The Bank of Khyber - Pakistan. He is also
               a visiting lecturer of Islamic Financial System in Management Science
               Department of City University, Peshawar. He has been providing
               Shari’ah advisory and supervision in many organizations. He is an
               author of many articles and has presented articles in many
               International conferences.

  Muhammad Zubair Mughal
               Muhammad Zubair Mughal is a passionate and hardworking individual
               with a strategic vision in Islamic Micro Finance. He is a skilled Islamic
               financial professional and a keen learner of Islamic Microfinance and
               Islamic Micro insurance with good public speaking and training skills.
               He is currently working as a Chief Executive Officer of AlHuda centre of
               Islamic Banking and Economics. He has a professional experience
               Islamic Microfinance of over 10 years. He has development Many
               Islamic Microfinance Products which are being utilized in Pakistan,
               Middles East & Africa, he has also presented his research papers on
               Islamic Microfinance in many International conferences in South Africa,
               China, Kazakhstan, Russia, Kenya, Pakistan, U.A.E, Mauritius,
               Afghanistan, Turkey, Tatarstan, Jordan and Iraq etc.
                                                  Islamic Microfinance – an incredible tool to Alleviate Poverty!

 Benefits of Training
Contents to Participants
The attendees of this training would have the following benefits:
§ In-depth Knowledge of Islamic Microfinance, its concept, Models & Operational
§ Learn new Techniques of Poverty Alleviation, Social Development & Financial Inclusion
  through Islamic Microfinance.
§ Shariah Principles and Mechanism about Islamic Microfinance
§ Opportunity to gain knowledge about global practices on Islamic Microfinance through
  learned national and international scholars and experts
§ Encouragement of practitioners/microfinance institutions/ donor agencies/
  institutions about the mechanism of Islamic Microfinance system
§ Provision of a Platform to start a dialogue with multilateral donor organizations
§ Opportunities for collaborations/partnerships with donor agencies, Islamic banks and
  Islamic Microfinance Institutions/Networks.
§ Learn new techniques of financing and opportunities in emerging Markets

    Method of the Training
Training would consist of the following methods:
§ Lectures/Slide Shows/Multimedia Presentations
§ Class discussions and experience sharing
§ Individual and group work presentation
§ Case Studies
Training material will be provided as per the course outline which is being generated
by Experts. A detailed facilitation plan for each session of training course will be
developed including PowerPoint Slides and Printing copies of the material.

    Who Should Attend?
§    Microfinance Professionals and Experts   §   Social Development Sector
§    Microfinance Institutions & Banks        §   Govt. Development Departments
§    Financial & Banking Institutions         §   Local and International Donor's Agencies
§    Rural & Agri. financial Professional     §   SMEs & Corporative Societies
§    Community Developments                   §   Academia
§    NGOs and NPOs                            §   Philanthropists and Investors
§    Insurance Companies                      §   Regulators and Govt. Officials
§    Development Consultant                   §   Shari'ah Scholars and Experts
§    Management Consultants
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                                  Three Days Specialized Training Workshop on
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                                                                 8th – 10th October, 2012 in Baku - Azerbaijan
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