KFAS News

Shihab El-din: A new KFAS strategy with three thrusts to contribute to establishing the knowledge economy KFAS presents its new strategic for 2017-2021
June 22, 2017

KFAS presented at a press conference held in its headquarters, the major achievements realized in 2016 through its activities and initiatives implemented by its various departments and programs and through its four affiliate scientific centers.

To teach and train Syrian refugees in suitable occupations, The Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement Sciences 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, which host the largest number of them, and at training them in suitable occupations

"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 with the participation of a number of private sector companies, was concluded.

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 of the World E-Content at the World Summit Award 2016.

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, at the American University of Beirut (AUB), in cooperation with KFAS

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" in collaboration with the Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research, and in coordination with the American Association of Energy Engineers – Kuwait Branchrate at KFAS

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.