Excellence and Preeminence in Joint Educational Work
The Arab Bureau of Education for the Gulf States is an educational organization that seeks to support cooperation, coordination and integration between its Member States, providing help and consultation, and conveying its distinct educational practices and experiences to meet the needs of the knowledge society and to develop citizenship values in its Member States.
The Arab Bureau of Education for the Gulf States (ABEGS) is an intergovernmental regional organization working within its seven member states, (Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Bahrain, Republic of Yemen, State of Kuwait, Sultanate of Oman and State of Qatar), to promote cooperation and coordination in the fields of culture, education, science, information and documentation. This has been the mission of the Bureau since its establishment in 1975. The main objectives of ABEGS are to contribute to the unification of the member states and its people by providing collaboration among them and developing collective efforts and methods of cooperation in its areas of interest, and increasing the effectiveness of the educational systems to meet the needs of development in the region.