Established in 1994, Asbar Center responded to a dire need for scholarly research and rigorous, systematic consultations to contribute to effective decision-making.

Established in 2015. the Council now has a gathering of more than a hundred experts and intellectuals of various backgrounds, providing a new experience in Thank-Tank activities to promote the values of debate and sharing ideas.

The forum was established in 2016 to enhance the opportunities of linking knowledge providers and users, with an aspiration to have a paramount impact on society and development.