1- WZF will be strengthened by all the member. WZF is the container to set a joint agenda in order to increase the wisdom, professionality, and zakat empowerment.

2- All the member agreed to create a concrete action in order to improve global welfare by strengthening the role of zakat to reduce poverty in their respective countries.

3- The members recognized that poverty is not only financial problems, but also the challenge of mindset and behaviour. Therefore it become the ummah (people) responsibility through amil agencies to implement a comprehensive approach to improve the welfare of the mustahik (recipients).

4- The members agreed to condemned all kind of injustice and human wickedness as like Rohingya tragedy and any other tragedy in the world, and also calling out for the real action to the international level to solve these cases.

5- SDGs as the indicator of global welfare could be combined effort with the zakat in order to increase the people welfare. So that it needs further discussion about SDGs implementation achievement.

6- Good zakat management needs support through the indicators that meet the measurement standard to assess and evaluate  zakat performance. Thus the WZF members agreed the importance of developing indicators as reference regarding to this needs.

7- The WZF members agreed to create the organization framework and zakat policy in order to embody zakat empowerment.

8- The members agreed to intensify the promotion of global zakat cooperation in order to optimalize zakat potention  to solving the targets and eradicate the poverty together, in between learning and sharing the idea.

9- To push the researches and studies from modern perspective by the researcher, to eradicate the current zakat issues. Among others is the possibility to utilize zakat fund to establish zakat corporation, world zakat foundation, and world Islamic welfare foundation.

10- To establish the International Zakat Council for the ulama (theologian) educational, waqf (endowment), and zakat. The aim is to spread zakat and wakf message and also to raise up the concern of Muslim ummah in order to optimalize zakat and wakf potention.

11- WZF calling upon the Muslim countries and international community to set the action particularly related to zakat in order to streamline and spread the role of WZF to strengthen the cooperation of global zakat in effort to reach the goals.


World Zakat Forum - 2017