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Islamic Social Entrepreneurship

Posted by: Jo Seagrave / 02 September 2018

  Dr Thamina Anwar is the founder of Trade Not Riba dot Com and developed the Islamic Social Entrepreneurship (ISE) and waqf-ISE model as part of her doctorate studies. Thamina is the author of “Waqf (Endowment): A Vehicle for Islamic Social Entrepreneurship”, published in 2017 by the  IBFIM (Islamic Banking and Finance Institute Malaysia), Kuala… Read more »

VIDEO: Inverness Study Tour

Posted by: Jo Seagrave / 24 July 2018

Brian and Polly from HISEZ and Impact Hub Inverness have given us a quick overview of what you can expect on the Inverness Study Tour! You can also get more information here. Photo credit: Loch Ness – Copyright Visit Scotland / Kenny Lam

The Power of Connection

Posted by: Jo Seagrave / 07 June 2018

Chris Martin, SEWF’s Rural Study Tour convener, tells us about the connections and partnerships made at SEWF 2017 and what you’ll experience this year on the tour of Callander, an area full of enterprising villages and towns.   Watch Chris’s video!

Michael Sheen
Michael Sheen Announced as Headline Speaker

Posted by: Jo Seagrave /

Michael Sheen, who is famed for his roles in Hollywood films Twilight, Tron and Underworld, has become increasingly well-known for his passion in campaigning for community rights, social and economic welfare on his home soil in Wales and the UK. We are absolutely thrilled that he will be joining SEWF as one of our headline… Read more »