King Abdullah II Fund for Development
"We would like to establish a special fund that will serve as an institutional umbrella that will contribute to the development, social and educational efforts ... so that this fund will initiate a comprehensive development based on projects that harness the energies of citizens for production and creativity, 6 December 2001 ".
Abdullah II Ibn al-Hussein
6 December 2001
The idea of these offices emerged as one of the recommendations of the Jordan Youth Forum, which was held under the patronage of His Majesty King Abdullah II. The royal directives affirmed the importance of creating a link between students and civil society institutions that helps to support excellence and creativity among students. To connect graduates to the labor market and introduce them to it. The office was established on 15-10-2003, and was officially inaugurated by His Majesty King Abdullah II on Monday 29/3/2004