Since establishing the Institute in Washington DC in 1991, HRH Prince Osman Rifat Ibrahim has been emphasizing to the world of Egypt’s rich heritage in the modern era (1805-1953) and the role of the Mohamed Ali dynasty in the evolution of Arab Renaissance, starting with the modernization of the Economy, Industry, Agriculture, Military & Education.
This modernization, starting in the early 19th century, quickly transformed Egypt into a regional geopolitical power in the years to come.
The legacy of Mohamed Ali & his dynasty also serves today’s & future leaders, as an inspirational model of Leadership, effective Management & Vision; all essential elements for a nation’s strength, progress, peace and unity.
The Institute also promotes the positive and lasting contributions of Islamic heritage, such the Golden Age of Islamic Art & Culture as well as nurturing Religious Tolerance & Understanding.
The Institute’s Vision also fosters:
Our Institute’s website includes links to various Institutes, Museums & Cultural Research Centers, aiming at the promotion of their Cultural activities & values.
Thus, the Institute is now affiliated with a growing number of cultural foundations in Oman, Sharjah, Bahrain, Universities & Institutes in Spain & Portugal, The Hellenic Institute of Egyptology (Greece), Kaust University (KSA),the MOHA Research Center in Kavala (Greece) promoting the dissemination of their Islamic Cultural Research & Heritage treasures to the World.
Prince Osman Rifat Ibrahim