Welcome to the Al Qasimi Foundation’s Publications Page

As part of our mission of supporting the social, cultural, and economic development of our emirate and nation, our various initiatives, opportunities, and platforms are designed to encourage innovative, high-quality research and data-driven best practices and agendas. To accomplish this, the Foundation conducts, supports, collaborates on and publishes research related to our priority areas of education, arts and culture, public health, community development, and philanthropy. Our diverse publication series, blogs, and forthcoming academic journal are bilingual and open-access to ensure these important contributions are easily accessible to our various communities and stakeholders. 


Diet and eating habits of expectant parents and families in Ras Al Khaimah, Emirates: an exploratory study

Mary Steen, Richard Mottershead, Johaina Idriss, Natalie Parletta, Basma Ellahi, Vijaya Kumardhas
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The Status of Teaching and Teacher Professional Satisfaction in the United Arab Emirates

Elizabeth Buckner

Curriculum Development in the United Arab Emirates

Natasha Ridge, Susan Kippels, Samar Farah

Seventh Annual GCES Symposium: Innovation and Transformation: Values, Challenges, and Prospects for Education in the GCC

Multiple Authors

The Nature and Impact of Arab Father Involvement in the United Arab Emirates

Natasha Ridge, Soohyun Jeon, Sahar El Asad

An Experimental Investigation of the Determinants of Teacher Quality: Risk, Patience or Altruism?

Chetan Dave, Soha Shami, Natasha Ridge

Emirati Identity and Social Interaction in the Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah

Martin Ledstrup

Teacher Professional Development in the UAE: What Do Teachers Actually Want?

Elizabeth Buckner, Sonal Chedda, Justina Kindreich

What is the Status of State-funded Philanthropy in the United Arab Emirates?

Natasha Ridge, Susan Kippels