In her visit to Qatar National Library and Qatar Foundation, Ashraf Broujerdi, director of NLAI signed a MOU to expand the cultural and research relations between two organizations. In this MOU, it has been tried to extend the limited bedrocks of cooperation, as experts of librarianship and information and also experts of manuscripts, as the executive arms of this agreement, would be able to exchange their opinions and knowledge with the various entities of the Qatar Foundation.
Qatar Foundation (QF) is a non-profit organization made up (since 1999) of more than 50 entities supported by partnerships with leading international institutions. The organization’s initiatives are oriented towards education, science and research, and community development. It has solicited a number of international universities to establish campuses in Qatar as part of its goal to develop a youth population with the necessary expertise to maintain a knowledge economy.