HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani today inaugurated The Doha Institute for Graduate Studies, which also includes the new location of the Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies. During his visit, HH the Emir toured the new campus where graduate students from various Arab countries study in the fields of social sciences and humanities. He was accompanied by Dr. Azmi Bishara Chair of the Board of Trustees, Dr. Abdulla Al Thani, Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees and Dr. Yasir Suleiman Malley, Acting President of the DI and Dr. Hend Al Muftah Vice President for Administration and Finance.
During the inauguration ceremony, a presentation detailing the development of the DI since 2011 was delivered. HH the Emir was also briefed about the Doha Historical Dictionary of the Arabic Language, which is another project launched by ACRPS in 2013.