"We ask to establish a special fund to serve as the institutional umbrella that contributes to supporting efforts at all levels; developmental, social and educational. This fund is to stimulate comprehensive development through projects that tie together our people's potentials, direct them towards productivity and creativity, while providing this Fund with capable expertise to manage it efficiently and ensure its success in serving the noble goals it is meant to achieve."

His Majesty Abdullah II Ibn Al Hussein

December 6th, 2001

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‘Social Entrepreneurship Challenge’ opens door for applicants vying for support to implement entrepreneurial ideas

The King Abdullah II Fund for Development (KAFD) has announced the opening of the application process for Jordanian youth and civil society institutions to compete for financial and technical support under “Social Entrepreneurship Challenge” project in its fifth cycle.

KAFD Launches ‘Tamkeen’ Project to Support Political Initiatives

Coinciding with the celebrations of His Majesty King Abdullah’s II Silver Jubilee, and in line the ongoing political modernization process led by His Majesty, the King Abdullah II Fund for Development (KAFD) has launched the "Tamkeen" project to support political initiatives

Registration Opens for Integrity and Anti-Corruption Hackathon Competition

The Integrity and Anti-Corruption Commission has announced the opening of registration for the Integrity and Anti-Corruption Hackathon Competition, in collaboration with the Ministry of Digital Economy and Entrepreneurship and the King Abdullah II Fund for Development (KAFD).

Winners of KAFD’s App Challenge Announced

Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research and Minister of Education, Dr. Azmi Mahafzah, on Tuesday, December 12, 2023 acted as patron at an event to announce the final results of the Electronic Applications Challenge Competition, one of the projects of the King Abdullah II Fund for Development (KAFD).

KAFD signs memo with House to execute ‘Parliamentary Fellowship’

The Lower House and the King Abdullah II Fund for Development (KAFD) have recently signed a memorandum of understanding for the training and qualification of 50 young men and women from all the governorates of the Kingdom as part of the practical training of the fourth cycle of the Parliamentary Fellowship Project.

‘Bhimitkom’ program concludes, 49 projects receive support

The “Bhimitkom” program, implemented by the Jordan Enterprise Development Corporation (JEDCO) in partnership with the King Abdullah II Fund for Development (KAFD), has concluded its activities after providing technical and financial support to 49 pioneering projects. Out of these, 43 projects have been fully completed, while 6 are under implementation across various governorates of the Kingdom.

7 Projects Win 'Social Entrepreneurship Challenge' Support

Seven contending projects have secured financial support from Social Entrepreneurship Challenge project, one of the King Abdullah II Fund for Development's (KAFD) projects, during the current cycle launched this year under the slogan "Don't Leave Your Idea on Paper".

“Masarat” & KAFD Launched a project to Train Female Academics on Partisan Action System in Universities

The Jordanian Masarat for Development and Progress has launched a project titled "Empowerment of Women in Universities in Partisan Action " aimed at training female academics on the party action system in universities. The project is supported by the King Abdullah II Fund for Development (KAFD), reflecting the KAFD’S commitment to enhancing the status and vital role of women in society and empowering them in both academic and political sectors.