Sultan Nazrin Shah is the ruler of Perak. Besides his constitutional duties, His Royal Highness is the Royal Patron of the Malaysia International Islamic Financial Centre. Elsewhere, the sultan is an honorary fellow of Worcester College, Oxford, as well as an honorary fellow of Magdalene College, Cambridge. He is also a trustee of the Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies, University of Oxford. Apart from co-chairing the United Nations High-Level Panel on Humanitarian Financing, HRH has also served as Malaysia’s Special Envoy at the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations.
Never before has our generosity been so insufficient, write co-chairs of the U.N. High-Level Panel on Humanitarian Financing, Kristalina Georgieva and Sultan Nazrin Shah, in this guest column. How can we solve the humanitarian financing gap?