Circular Economy: Shari’a, Economic and Practical Perspectives
Hamad Bin Khalifa University

Events

Circular Economy: Shari’a, Economic and Practical Perspectives

27Feb2019
  • 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
  • College of Islamic Studies
  • Auditorium, Minaretein (College of Islamic Studies building)

A new wave of economics is emerging in response to negative impacts from the current waste-oriented, linear economy – a circular, zero-waste paradigm.

How relevant is the concept of a circular economy to Islamic economics, and what are its current applications?

The lecture will cover the economic, practical and Shari’a perspectives of this wide-ranging topic.

Speakers:

  • Dr. Tariqullah Khan, Professor of Islamic Finance, College of Islamic Studies
  • Dr. Ali Al-Quradaghi, Shari’a Scholar
  • Karin Eberle, Director, Environmental Consulting & Business Development, LL Bolagen
  • Eng. Meshal Al Shamari, Director, Qatar Green Building Council
  • Mr. Irfan Aleem Qureshi, Chief Economist, Ministry of Economy and Commerce

The event will be held in Arabic and English, with simultaneous translations.