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    4th - 5th July 2018
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    IIUM Gombak
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    INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON HISTORY AND GOVERNANCE OF AWQAF IN SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST ASIA: COLONIAL INTERVENTIONS AND THE MODERN STATES (ICHGA 2018)
    International Islamic University Malaysia
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INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON HISTORY AND GOVERNANCE OF AWQAF IN SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST ASIA: COLONIAL INTERVENTIONS AND THE MODERN STATES (ICHGA 2018)

Colonial Interventions And Modern States

This conference is an opportunity to address the important topics of Islamic waqf (plural awqaf). It is an eternal endowment devoted to communal well-being, extending economic support to individuals and institutions and enabling welfare activities in Islamic civilization.

Awqaf were an integral part of Islamic spirituality and economics throughout the Muslim world from the beginning of Islam to the 20th century, shaped by the particular characteristics and needs of local environments.

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Conference Theme

Waqf history in India and Malaysia

Waqf governance in India and Malaysia

Endowments and non-profit sectors

Policies, laws and management aspects of waqf and endowments

Comparative studies on waqf history and governance in India and Malaysia

Implications of colonialism on waqf and endowments

Implications of modern statehood on waqf and endowments

Implications on waqf beneficiaries

Lessons learnt from colonial past and modern statehood on waqf

Impact on Islamic higher education

The surviving historical waqf in South and South East Asia

From colonial times to the present: changes and continuities

Participants
450
Discussions
1500
Countries
17
Speakers
50
ORGANIZER

Jointly Organise by Department of History & Civilization, ICWR, IIUM, and IRCICA Istanbul Turkey

SPONSOR

This Conference is sponsored by the Toyo Bunko International Joint Study of the Donation and the Waqf from a Comparative Viewpoint led by Toru Miura