On Friday, January 12, 2024, at 09.00-11.00 WIB, at the BAZNAS Hall, an IZN Discussion and Consultation on the Sharia Economic Index was held. The discussion in the meeting was about the Study and Discussion related to the National Zakat Index, the Use of IZN in BAZNAS and in Indonesia and Consultation on the Sharia Economic Index.

Mr. Luqyan Tamanni, as Head of BSI Institute, said that working on Islamic economic studies must be done together from various sectors. The visit to BAZNAS RI aims to stay in touch, learn, and share about the Index, especially related to the National Zakat Index (IZN) which has been owned by BAZNAS RI as a measuring tool.

Furthermore, Mr. Prof (HC). Dr. Zainulbahar Noor, Head of Planning, Studies, and Development, emphasized the hope for further cooperation between the Directorate of Studies and Development of BAZNAS RI and BSI Institute, especially in the scope of zakat that addresses the issue of extreme poverty.

This meeting made a positive contribution in optimizing the role of zakat and strengthening the foundation of sharia economy at the national level. With this meeting, there is a collaboration between BAZNAS RI and BSI Institute for research and development of Indonesian zakah.