On Thursday (16/07), Puskas BAZNAS conducted a training on using IZN's application to input the data of National Zakat Index (IZN) and Zakat Assessment for all BAZNAS in Riau Islands Province. The training was held virtually via Zoom Meeting. This training also introduced a new collaborative study between BAZNAS and Minister of Religious Affairs, called the Shariah Compliance Index for Zakat Management Organizations (IKSOPZ). All of BAZNAS regencies attended the event.

The training was began with a presentation from Mr Fahmi Ali Hudaefi, M. Sh.Fin (Head of Publication and Network) about an overview of the IZN result for Riau Islands Province that was done in 2019.The result showed that the score of 2019 Riau Island's IZN was good which stands at 0.67. Both micro and macro score is increased compared to the previous year. According to the analysis, Puskas BAZNAS gave recommendations to conduct Auditing and Publication of Financial Statements periodically.

The training was continued with tutorials of using the IZN application explained by Mr Adhitya Kusuma Zaenardi (Junior Researcher). Puskas BAZNAS has been developing the application since February 2020.  Hopefully through this training BAZNAS regencies can improve their zakat management and provide impactful benefits to society.

 

Rep: Puskas BAZNAS