Strategic Priorities


Council priorities for the year ending 30 June 2015 will include:

  • activities that promote Australia as a modern and sophisticated society and a competitive and high-quality destination for a range of interests that would include education, tourism, sporting activities and investment in those industries where Australia enjoys a strong international advantage
  • fostering links between Australia and the Arab World including but not confined to the areas of:
    1. Health Care
    2. Food Security
    3. Education
    4. Infrastructure and Elaborately Transformed Manufactures
    5. Resources and Energy
  • promoting and supporting exchanges by young professional and business leaders in Australia and the Arab world
  • annual visits by a CAAR delegation to a range of Arab countries, to identify potential for the region and opportunities for Australia
  • support for public diplomacy and cultural activities that showcase Australia as a diverse and dynamic society
  • other activities that encourage suitable commercial sponsorships for CAAR-supported projects

List of successful applicants

For a full list of previously funded activities please refer to theĀ Foundations, Councils and Institutes page

Discretionary grant recipients

Discretionary grant recipients

Last Updated: 9 July 2014