KFAS News

To teach and train Syrian refugees in suitable occupations, KFAS and UNICEF sign two agreements worth US $ 6 million

May 30, 2017

KFAS and UNICEF signed two agreements aimed at teaching and educating Syrian refugees in Lebanon and Jordan.

"KFAS" Concludes the Executive Education Program "Innovation Challenge" in collaboration with the Royal College of Arts

May 28, 2017

After four months of relentless efforts and intensive workshops, the Innovation Challenge program, launched last February.

KFAS announces the Kuwaiti project "Holy Quran Radio Channels Website" as a winner at the international level of the World Summit 2016 e-Content award

May 16, 2017

KFAS announced that one of its seven Kuwaiti projects, which received the Foundation’s award for e-content, has won the international award.

The signing ceremony of the Agreement to establish The Altaf Salem al-Ali al-Sabah “Women and Development Studies Chair”

May 03, 2017

The signing ceremony of the Agreement to establish The Altaf Salem al-Ali al-Sabah “Women and Development Studies Chair”, in memory of the late Sheikha Lulwa al-Nasser Al-Sabah and Sheikha Sheikha al-Ali al-Sabah.

Kuwaiti students graduate as "NGO Leaders" from France's Sciences Po

May 02, 2017

18 Kuwaiti students received their diplomas and graduated - several with honors - attesting to the ongoing commitment of the State of Kuwait to emphasize education as a cornerstone to youth development and the future of the nation

Specialized Training Workshop on "Energy Audit of buildings in the State of Kuwait." In collaboration with the Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research

April 13, 2017

The Research Directoheld a specialized training workshop on "energy audit of buildings in the State of Kuwait"

Fundamentals of Science Communication Promoting dialogue between scientists and the public

April 12, 2017

«I feel in the prime of my life when I talk with you, » this is how Dr. Adnan Shihab El-din, KFAS Director General expressed how he felt as he mingled with the young audience.

Call for Research Proposals

April 11, 2017

We are pleased to announce the second cycle of 2017 for submission of applications seeking funding of research proposals.

In a workshop hosted by the Kuwait National Cinema Company (KNCC), KFAS contributes to the development of the Kuwaiti cinema experience

April 11, 2017

In line with KFAS’ pursuit to enhance and develop capacities of research and innovation in the private sector and to enable it to come up with new and improved products and services, KFAS held a field workshop – hosted by the Kuwait National Cinema Company

KFAS and the Health Care Sector launch a comprehensive study of the health system in the State of Kuwait

April 10, 2017

KFAS organized a workshop in collaboration with the Public Health Program at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE/Health) to kick off a study funded by KFAS entitled "Review and strategy development of the Public health system in Kuwait."

Sabah Al-Ahmad Center signs an MOU for mutual cooperation with the Ministry of Finance (Innovation Management) U.A.E.

April 06, 2017

Sabah Al-Ahmad Center for Giftedness and Creativity (SACGC), an affiliate of KFAS today a memorandum of understanding with the Ministry of finance in the U.A.E. to strengthen mutual cooperation.

KFAS sponsors a constellation of practitioners of nonprofit youth groups active in innovation and entrepreneurship

March 27, 2017

KFAS sponsors a constellation of practitioners of nonprofit youth groups active in innovation and entrepreneurship.

The Supreme Council for Planning and Development approves 10 photoelectric projects in cooperatives and 1,500 homes after the success of the pilot project of KFAS

March 26, 2017

KFAS launched the second phase of its project to introduce power generation using photovoltaics in Al-Adaylia Co-op

KFAS received a delegation from Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School

March 22, 2017

KFAS received a delegation from Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government invited to conduct a workshop at the Foundation’s headquarters

KFAS presents its new Strategic Plan (2017-2021) before a focus group comprising the public and private sectors

March 19, 2017

KFAS shared its strategic plan for the next five years (2017-2021) with its partners from the Kuwaiti shareholding companies, the civil society, and the research community, to raise the level of interaction.