Enhancing Zakat as a Pillar of Islamic Civilization
Banda Aceh, Indonesia
13-14 August 2014
Zakat is one of the five pillars in Islam. All Muslims in the world believed that zakat is not only form of worship, but also a foundation of Islamic economic development to promote society welfare.
The resource of zakat is very appropriate in reducing of poor in Indonesia and Islamic society in generally. Based on the research that published by Baznas (Badan Amil Zakat Nasional) shown that the fund from Zakat could be collected almost 300 trillion rupiah in a year. But this resource is not well managed yet, and most of Islamic states society remained in poor situation.
The International Conference on Zakat in Islamic Society is to highlighted on various problems and challenges faced by the Zakat, and seek to find the solution.
Therefore, the Media Syariah and Baitul Mal Aceh are inviting the entire interested researchers who want to share their researches on the following areas:
Productive zakat in local wisdom approaches
Management of Zakat
Strengthening of institution of zakat in reducing poor in Islamic society
The Role of CSR in establihsing social awareness on Zakat
The role of CSO in establishing social awareness
Zakat for global welfare
Paper Submission Details
Those who wish to present a paper are invited to submit full paper 5000-7000 words and a short biographical paragraph of 150 words by 14 July 2014, in English, Arabic or Indonesia, email: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Kamaruzzaman Bustamam-Ahmad, Ph.D.
Journal of Media Shariah
Faculty of Shariah and Islamic Economic
State Islamic University (UIN) Ar-Raniry, Banda Aceh, Aceh Indonesia
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