Derasat is committed to contribute to building shared visions for secure and peaceful coexistence by establishing mutually beneficial partnerships with like-minded organizations throughout the world and we have an extensive network of research, diplomatic and academic contacts. Below are just a few of the organizations with whom we have more formal partnerships such as via Memorandums of Understandings (MOUs).

Partnerships in Bahrain

Isa Cultural Center (ICC)

ISA cultural centre


University of Bahrain (UOB)

Bahraini Journalists Association (BJA)

Shura Council

Council of Representatives

Sustainable Energy Unit (SEU)

Bahrain Institute for Banking & Finance (BIBF)

Ministry of Youth & Sports

Nasser Vocational Training Center (NVTC)

Overseas Partnerships

Gulf Research Center (GRC), Saudi Arabia

Middle East Center for Strategic and Legal Studies (MECSLS), Saudi Arabia

The Emirates Center for Strategic Studies & Research (ECSSR)

Institute for Defence Studies & Analyses (IDSA), India

Partnerships derasat

Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Egypt

Bibliotheca Alexandrina

King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies (KFCRIS), Saudi Arabia

Moroccan Center for Strategic Studies (CMES)

Center for Strategic Studies (CSS), Jordan

Euro-Gulf Information Center (EGIC), Italy

Al Ahram Center for Political & Strategic Studies (ACPSS), Egypt

Tunisian Institute for Strategic Studies (ITES)

Assilah Forum Foundation, Morocco

Gulf Cooperation Council Interconnection Authority (GCCIA), Saudi Arabia

UN-HABITAT, MENA Regional Office, Egypt

China Institute of International Studies (CIIS)

TRENDS Research & Advisory, United Arab Emirates

The Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliya, Abba Eban Institute for International Diplomacy (AEI)