Alliance of research centers
An "Alliance of Research Centres" has been announced during an official visit by the Vice-Chairman of Board of Trustees and executive Director I ICC, Dr. Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa Al Khalifa to Morocco. Several MoUs has been signed and Arab officials was met. The alliance includes:
The alliance is aiming to refine and enrich the intellectual and knowledge base of the Islamic culture and reality, to promote and empower the true concept of a tolerant society, in order to face the wave of ideological extremism that has distorted the core of the Arab and Islamic tolerated values.
The alliance of Aasifat Al-Fikr ( Brainstorm Alliance)
The Emirates Centre for Strategic Studies and Research in 2015 announced an initiative to form a coalition of Arab research centres under the name of the "Brainstorm Alliance”, consisting of Arab research centres, mainly from the countries participating in the "Storm of Al-Hazm" military alliance, Including Dr. Shaikh Khalid bin Khalifa Al Khalifa representing ICC.
The alliance works to support the decision makers in these countries and illuminating the people, in away to serve the Arab region stability and national security, through conducting joint studies and analyzing the regional situation. It also formed to diagnose various challenges, developing visions and optimal options. Plus, issuing periodical reports, and holding it’s biannual Symposiums, individual and joint seminars, workshops and training courses.
In March 2016, ICC hosted the second edition of the biannual symposium entitled "Brainstorm Alliance: The Islamic Alliance against Terrorism: Prospects and Future".
General Secretariat of the "Brainstorm Alliance”
ICC participated in the third edition of the symposium held in the Moroccan capital , Rabat, in September 2016, distinguished with the unanimous decision on ICC proposal to establish a general secretariat of the alliance, headquartered in Bahrain, to organize the work of the members, coordinate the holding of its biannual symposium periodically and enrich its output.
The decision was followed by forming a Board of Trustees of the serrate, consists of the following members:
|1||MINISTRY OF YOUTHS, CULTURE & COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT - UAE||ABU DHABI – 15 MARCH 2015|
|2||NATIONAL ARCHIVES OF UAE||ABU DHABI – 2 APRIL 2015|
|3||UNITED STATES EMBASSY IN BAHRAIN||MANAMA – 5 APRIL 2015|
|4||EMIRATES CENTRE FOR STRATEGIC STUDIES & RESEARCH, UAE||ABU DHABI – 17 MARCH 2015|
|5||ZAYED CENTRE FOR STUDIES & RESEARCH- EMIRATES HERITAGE CLUB||ABU DHABI – 17 MARCH 2015|
|6||BAHRAIN STUDIES CENTRE, UNIVERSITY OF BAHRAIN||SUKHAIR – 13 APRIL 2015|
|7||BIBLOTECA ALEXANDRIA - EGYPT||ALEXANDRIA – SEPTEMBER 2015|
|8||NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR HUMAN RIGHTS - BAHRAIN||MANAMA – 25 NOVEMBER 2015|
|9||FASS-SIESS ASSOCIATION FOR SOCIAL & ECONOMICAL DEVELOPMENT, MOROCCO||FASS, MOROCCO – 20 DECEMBER 2015|
|10||RABITA MOHAMMEDIA DES OULÉMAS, MOROCCO||REBAT, MOROCCO – 21 DECEMBER 2015|
|11||ROYAL INSTITUTE FOR STRATEGIC STUDIES||REBAT, MOROCCO – 21 DECEMBER 2015|
|1||KING FAISAL CENTRE FOR ISLAMIC RESEARCH & STUDIES - KSA||RIYADH – 5 JANUARY 2016|
|2||CULTURAL CLUB OF SULTANT OF OMAN||MANAMA – 17 FEBRUARY 2016|
|3||GCC SOCIETY FOR HISTORY & ARCHEOLOGY, RIYADH||MANAMA – 16 MARCH 2016|
|4||NATIONAL COUNCIL OF CULTURE, ARTS & LITERATURE, KUWAIT||MANAMA-17 APRIL 2016|
|5||ARAB THOUGHTS FORUM, JORDAN||AMMAN – 22 MAY 2016|
|6||STUDIES & RESEARCH CENTRE, KUWAIT||6 SEPTEMBER 2016|
|7||ABDULAZIZ SAUD AL-BABTAIN CULTURAL INSTITUTION, KUWAIT||MANAMA – 7 NOVEMBER 2016|
|8||BAHRAIN CENTER FOR STRATEGIC, INTERNATIONAL AND ENERGY STUDIES||AWALI – 28 DECEMBER 2016|
|1||GULF PETROCHMICAL INDUSTRIS COMPANY (GPIC)||MANAMA – 6 APRIL 2017|
|2||ROYAL ACADEMY OF POLICE||MANAMA – 19 FEBRUARY 2017|
|3||UNITED NATIONS, LOCAL AND REGIONAL REPRESENTATIVE AGENCIES||MANAMA – 7 MAY 2017|
|4||BAHRAIN INSTITUTE FOR JUDICIAL AND LEGAL STUDIES||MANAMA – 11 MAY 2017|