Global Islamic Finance and Impact Investing Platform was established by the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) and UNDP’s Istanbul International Center for Private Sector in Development (IICPSD) on 5 May 2016, in Jakarta. Engaging the private sector, governments, and key stakeholders operating in the Islamic finance and impact investing markets, the Platform aims to promote market-based solutions to sustainable development challenges by creating a collaborative working space among these actors.
The Secretariat is responsible for the management and coordination of day-to-day activities of the platform, including the establishment and enlargement of the platform network. The Secretariat is subject to the direction and guidance of the Executive Committee. UNDP IICPSD maintains the Secretariat.
The Advisory Board is the main consultative body of the GIFIIP. Advisory Board members provides advisory inputs to the Secretariat, and assist in joint activities with the platform Secretariat.
The Executive Committee acts as the primary governing body providing strategic oversight for the Platform and its Secretariat. The Executive Committee is composed of lead representatives from the IsDB and UNDP, as well as the funding partners of the platform.