Building Bridges Through Business

About WIEF Foundation

The WIEF Foundation is the organising body of the Annual World Islamic Economic Forum (WIEF), it comprises the Board of Trustees who is supported by an International Advisory Panel and a Permanent Secretariat based in Kuala Lumpur.
The Foundation also undertakes various capacity building programmes under the WIEF initiatives of the Businesswomen Network (WBN), Young Leaders Network (WYN), Education Trust (WET) and Roundtable Series.

Initiatives & Projects

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WIEF Education
Trust (WET)

The WET is aimed at garnering support and resources from the Muslim world to provide education opportunities to the people at large
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WIEF Businesswomen
Network (WBN)

WBN was mooted at the inaugural Forum in 2005 and it organizes the annual WIEF Women Entrepreneurs Workshops
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WIEF Young Leaders
Network (WYN)

The Network holds its annual Young Leaders Forum in conjunction with the annual World Islamic Economic Forum
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It provides an avenue where regional and local business leaders can congregate to leverage on existing business and economic strengths


July 14, 2016

Welcome to Jakarta

As we welcome delegates to the 12th WIEF, we also invite you to experience the vibrant life of our host...
July 13, 2016

Exploring the Entrepreneurial Mind

June 29, 2016

Ten Muslim-Friendly Destinations

June 28, 2016

Cocinero Paco Morales and Halal Fine Dining

Paco Morales’ name is synonymous with fine dining. The chef from Córdoba has travelled around the world to taste, see and experience new things