Welcome to DERASAT, a think tank in the Kingdom of Bahrain, with a vision to create a forum for intellectual thought, creative dialogue and high quality analyses.
Commenting on the Secretary General of the GCC’s speech on the 39th anniversary of the GCC, Dr. Ashraf Keshk discusses the importance of joint cooperation in the region.
Throughout history, armies have had an important role to play during crises and disasters; in this article their dominant role and capabilities to combat the Corona crisis are explored.
A study that aims to build a better understanding of how to promote blockchain adoption in the financial services sector in the GCC region.
The second volume of Derasat’s Journal 2019 (Volume 11) includes a discussion in the foreword by Derasat’s Chairman on ‘Bahrain and the Security of Marine Corridors’, and includes studies on the Gulf States, naval security, and the threats emanating from the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps that challenge Gulf states and regional security.