Turki Faisal Al Rasheed Author of Evaluating Organization Development
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Turki Faisal Al Rasheed

Chairman
Golden Grass, Inc.

Founder and CEO of Golden Grass, Inc. Adjunct Professor at the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, University of Arizona.  Author of more than half a dozen books, including his recent book  Public Governance and Strategic Management Capabilities: Public governance in the Gulf States.  Currently working on Saudi Arabia’s Sustainable Development Challenges book. Lives in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. For more information, please visit www.tfrasheed.org

Biography

Dr Turki Faisal Al Rasheed is the founder and CEO of Golden Grass, Inc . Golden Grass, Inc. is agriculture and contracting company, established in 1982.

He is frequently called upon as a sustainable agricultural development expert and the author of five books, including most recently Post Arab Spring, and numerous articles on national security, sustainable agriculture, food security, sustainable development, political economy, and self-improvement. Dr Al Rasheed is currently an Adjunct Professor at the University of Arizona, USA. He lives in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

For more information, please visit www.tfrasheed.org

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    Sustainable Agricultural Development
    Public Governance in the Gulf States
    Good Governance
    Sustainable Development
    Social Agriculture
    The role of agriculture to enhance food security, alleviate poverty and promote economic growth
    Post Arab Spring & the labor of Democracy


Personal Interests

    Good governance
    Agriculture and National security
    Social agriculture to improve the life quality of rural areas

Websites

Books

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 Featured Title - Public Governance and Strategic Management Capabilities - 1st Edition book cover

Articles

Middle East Policy Council

Saudi Arabia’s Strategic Transformation Towards Sustainable Development


Published: Jul 31, 2019 by Middle East Policy Council
Authors: Turki Faisal Al Rasheed
Subjects: Middle East Studies, Asian Studies, Environment and Agriculture

In the last decade, governments in the Arab world have been inundated by crises: the food crisis in 2008 was followed by financial crisis, with the most recent fall in oil prices in 2015 affecting fiscal balances even now. Arab governments today are setting their sights on economic success, a good natural environment, and better social outcomes.

News

28th Arab-US Policymakers Conference wOctober 23-24, 2019, at the @ReaganITCDC in Washington, DC.

By: Turki Faisal Al Rasheed

Since 1992, the National Council’s annual Arab-U.S. Policymakers Conference has gathered internationally renowned specialists to analyze, discuss, and debate issues of over-arching importance to the American and Arab people’s needs, concerns, interests, and key foreign policy objectives. Over two-days, Arab and American leaders from government, the military, business, and academe share privileged information, insight, and recommendations that are vitally important to the definition of issues, the ordering of priorities, and the direction of policy formulation and implementation in American and Arab governments alike. The Arab-U.S. Policymakers Conference is the largest annual gathering in America dedicated to studying, understanding, and promoting the U.S.-Arab relationship. 

International Conference on Managing Water Scarcity in River Basins: Innovation and Sustainable Development

By: Turki Faisal Al Rasheed
Subjects: Environment and Sustainability

International Conference “Managing Water Scarcity in River Basins: Innovation and Sustainable Development”, Agadir (Morocco), October 4-6, 2018

09 May 2018

The IAV Hassan II Institute is organizing the International Conference “Managing Water Scarcity in River Basins: Innovation and Sustainable Development”, that will take place in Agadir (Morocco) from October 4-6, 2018.

The conference aims at bringing together scientists and practitioners in the water sector to inform exchange and raise awareness about latest knowledge and innovation in areas most affected by water scarcity. It will also highlight European and national Southern Mediterranean strategies on water, and will elaborate on Innovations on water reuse from municipal wastewater treatment, the use of brackish water, seawater desalination, water efficiency and reuse in agriculture and will discuss decentralized solutions for sustainable development. This conference will represent an important occasion for the presentation of results from the MADFORWATER and GLOBAQUA research projects.

The conference chair will be prof. Redouane Choukr-Allah and the deadline for abstract submission is August 15, for both oral and poster presentations.

You can find the conference flyer here.

The 27th Annual Arab-U.S. Policymakers Conference The National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations

By: Turki Faisal Al Rasheed
Subjects: Middle East Studies, Other

Arab-U.S. Policymakers Conference

NCUSAR's Annual Arab-U.S. Policymakers Conference


Since 1992, the National Council’s annual Arab-U.S. Policymakers Conference has gathered internationally renowned specialists to analyze, discuss, and debate issues of over-arching importance to the American and Arab people’s needs, concerns, interests, and key foreign policy objectives. Over two-days, Arab and American leaders from government, the military, business, and academe share privileged information, insight, and recommendations that are vitally important to the definition of issues, the ordering of priorities, and the direction of policy formulation and implementation in American and Arab governments alike.

The 27th Arab-U.S. Policymakers Conference will be held October 31-November 1, 2018, at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, DC. The conference will again provide attendees with two days of shared ideas, intense discussions and debate, and extensive networking.

Videos

A Book Review Public Governance and Strategic Management Capabilities: Public Go

Published: Sep 07, 2018

This is a book about the Modernization of Public Governance and the development of strategic states. It focuses on six Gulf countries (United Arab Emirates, Oman, Qatar, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait) and presents research findings from quantitative data analysis and comparative analysis of the trends and developments of the six Gulf states.