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    Knowledge Transfer and SME's EXPO
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    Arab Planning Institute
    Non-Profit Regional Organization
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    API SME's Center
    Specialized Center in Developing SME's
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    Capacity Building
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    API Conducts Meetings locally and Outside API's Premises
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    Regional Expert Meetings
    Regional Expert Meetings to promote the sustainable development in the Arab region
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    API houses a large number of lecture halls and training rooms as well as two computer laboratories
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    Currently, the Institute includes most of the Arab countries as members
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    Consultancy Services
    API provides consultancy services to Arab governments, regional and international institutions
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    Lecture Halls and Training Rooms
    Equipped with state-of-the-art PCs and Software.

Who We Are ?        

Arab Planning Institute is a non-profit regional organization whose primary mission is to advance  the cause of economic and social development in the Arab countries through National Capacity Building, research, Institutional Support & consultancy, expert-group meetings and publication.

  • Workshop "Small and Medium Enterprises in the GCC"

    Workshop Small and Medium Enterprises in the GCC during the period 5-6 Octobe :: Read More

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    Arab Planning Institute (API) conducted a training program on “Project Appraisa :: Read More

  • Publication of the 128th issue of Development Bridge Seri..

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  • إجراءات الحكومة الكويتية لإصلاح الاقتصاد مستحقة

    قدرة الحكومة في التوسع في انشاء المرافق العامة وإقامة وتشييد البنى التحتية :: Download PDF

  • API published the 2nd issue of "Arab Development Report"

    API publish the 2nd issue of "Arabic Development Report" :: Download PDF

  • وزارة الشؤون والمعهد العربي للتخطيط يوقعان مذكرة تفاهم

    وقعت وزارة الشؤون الاجتماعية والعمل والمعهد العربي للتخطيط مذكرة تفاهم اليوم ال :: Download PDF

  • المسابقة الاولى للمشاريع الصغيرة والمتوسطة

    اقيمت بالكلية الاسترالية في الكويت يوم امس بالتعاون مع المعهد العربي للتخطيط :: Download PDF

 Capacity Building

The Institute offers a wide variety of training programs tailored to improve the skills and increase the efficiency of individuals working at various levels of government institutions, and in the private sector. ::. More »


The API holds conferences, arranges for expert meetings, and conducts conferences, workshops and seminars locally and outside Kuwait on issues pertaining to the Economic and Social Development in the Arab world. ::. More »

 Support & Consulting

API provides consultancy services to Arab governments, regional and international institutions and to the private sector in the areas of Economic Management, Development Policies and Planning. ::. More »

 SMEs Center

A regional center specialized in developing and promoting small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to enhance their role in economic and social development. ::. More »