The Center for Strategic Development (CSD) organised a workshop with members of the Korea Development Institute (KDI) during an official visit to Riyadh on October 14-16, 2019. The Acting President of CSD, Dr.Hosam Rowaihy, briefed the Korean delegation about the Center’s key roles and mandates. Furthermore, CSD’s team members presented the Center’s current research activities.

The Korean visitors presented KDI’s framework and research methodologies. They also provided a brief about the Economic Information and Education Center (EIEC) to CSD’s members. Both parties discussed the potential research cooperation projects, and knowledge sharing and exchange activities.

This workshop is in part to activate the Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) between CSD and KDI which was signed in Seoul city on 26/06/2019.