Knowledge Hub

AGF is contributing to knowledge enrichment in the Arab region by fostering a culture of research and learning.

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Opinion Pieces

Three Pillars To Enable Refugee Education For A Better Future

Long-term investment in education is a foundation to improving the chances of individuals, communities, and nations.

Pupils the world over need our solidarity

As we mark this International Day of Education, it is a moment to honour our education professionals

3 Ways the private sector can help upskill Arab youth

Employers in the region continue to report that despite high levels of youth unemployment

5 ways multinational corporations can have a greater impact on the SDGs

Multinationals need to do more to contribute to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals

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Inception Report: Our First Years in Review

Education impacts every facet of daily life. It propels human, economic, and social development, and empowers our future leaders. Three years ago, my father endowed the Abdulla […]

2017: A Year in Review

AGFE has made excellent progress towards its goals. This report illustrates AGFE’s key achievements in 2017.  Download the full Report  Back

Celebrating One Year of Empowering Youth Through Education

April 20, 2017 marks the one-year anniversary of operations at the Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation for Education. In our inaugural year, we made great strides and would […]

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Monthly Spotlights

August Spotlight – Achieving Quality in Online Learning

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July Spotlight – Youth’s Role in Climate Mitigation

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June Spotlight – Monitoring and Evaluation for Impactful Philanthropies

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May Spotlight – Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation Internship Guide

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Thought Leadership Outcome Papers

Capacity Needs Assessment Toolkit for Online Learning

The Capacity Needs Assessment Toolkit was commissioned by the Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation as part of the Foundation’s strategic efforts to promote open learning and expand access […]

The Power of Impact Giving

The Arab region has a strong tradition of giving with philanthropy deeply ingrained in the social fabric. Significant quantities are donated by family businesses and individuals; nevertheless, […]

Unleashing the Power of Islamic Philanthropy for Sustainable Impact

In March 2023, UNHCR, in partnership with the Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair Refugee Education Fund, launched its fifth Islamic Philanthropy Annual Report. The report conveys the rising […]

Internship Guide Final May 2023

Since its founding in 2015, the Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation (AGF) has been committed to helping Emirati and Arab youth make meaningful, well-informed, and future-facing decisions around […]

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