Umm Al-Qura University

Umm Al-Qura University

Common Initiatives between UQU and the Documentation Center for King Abdullah’s Biography

Her Royal Highness Princess Adelah bint Abdullah Al Saud, the Chairperson of the Documentation Center for King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz's Biography, today signed a memorandum of understanding with His Excellency the President of UQU, Prof. Abdullah Bafail, to exchange experience and scientific competences in order to document the achievements and works of King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz (may Allah be merciful with him). The MoU included the presentation of suggestions that support the dissemination of studies and research pertinent to his practical and personal biography.

The MoU, signed at the office of the UQU President, highlighted the coordination between the two parties in activating a set of common programs and initiatives about the upbringing of King Abdullah and his contributions at different levels, in addition to the printing and publication of books, research studies and scientific theses pertinent to his life and achievements.

Her Royal Highness, Princess Adelah Al Saud, stressed the distinction of UQU in education, scientific research, and community service, at both the local and regional levels, in addition to its development contribution in building a knowledge economy according to the most modern administrative techniques. Her Royal Highness further indicated the UQU's effective role in community services, represented in the encouragement of scientific practices, and its fruitful interaction in different governmental and educational sectors.