Al Badeel Center for Studies & Research
Al Badeel Center for Studies and Research is an
independent institution established in Amman in
2006, through an initiative by a group of
individuals interested in public affairs.
The center is concerned with research,
democratic development and training, as well as
social and economic development issues and
political modernization. The center publishes
books, studies and training manuals, in addition
to organizing conferences, symposiums and
workshops in the fields related to its work.
Albadeel Center also aims at strengthening
democratic awareness by spreading the culture of
human rights and enhancing the participation of
women and youth and in the process. It targets
the development of democracy and the legislation
that regulates public affairs , in addition to
enhancing the role of civil society
Moreover, the center concept of dialogue between
civilizations and religions and ostracizing
radicalism and extremism and confronting
terrorism in all of its kinds, together with the
differentiation between terrorism and the right
of resisting occupation. It seeks to accomplish
its role in the fields of economic and social
development through raising the visions and
suggesting solutions for the of development and
the role of individuals and institutions.
A specialized and dedicated team runs the
center, which consists of several researchers,
administrative staff and technicians. It
cooperates with several academic researchers and
experts in political, social, economic, cultural
and environmental issues. The center finances
its activities by selling its publications – the
product of conducting research and the
deliberations of forums, seminars and workshops,
and manuals, in addition to the support of
various national and international donor
organizations which harmonize with the center's
agenda and message.
Interests of Center:
Democracy: "Parliament, elections and the
electoral systems, constitutional systems,
democratic and political development, public
freedoms and human rights, and decision making".
* Civil society: "The
role of the civil society in all of its
different classes and its developments, the
* Economic Issues:
"The general budget of the country, investment,
foreign trade and employment"
Issues: "The foreign policy, the Arab relations,
the regional conflicts, the Arab – Israeli
conflict and the settlement efforts."
"Environment protection, environmental
awareness, the abilities of the environmental
institutions and the environmental legislations,
Mechanisms of Accomplishment:
1. Encouragement of publication of research and
2. Building an advanced information database.
3. Organizing conferences, seminars and
workshops, and extracting suggestions which help
decision-makers and civil society leaders, and
also serve the researchers and workers in the
media; in addition to contributing to the
4. Preparing training programs related to
developing skills and building the capacities of
individuals and civil society institutions
1. Suggested Draft “Election Law for Jordanian
2. “Evaluation the Parliamentary Performance”
3. Revision of the Laws and Regulations
Governing the Work of Professional Associations
4. Suggested Draft of new “Public Meeting Law
and the Political Parties Law” (2009).
5. Decentralization Project in the Provinces
6. Questioner study about “Jordanian election
law “May 2010.
7. Decentralization Project in the Provinces
8. Following up for the election Laws( fes2011)
9. Parliamentary Reform in Jordan(2011)
10. Following up for the Parties Laws(2011)
11. The project of the Building Political
Parties by "The Labour Party’s Westminster
Foundation for Democracy Work".
12. The project of Women’s political
participation by " KVINFO"
13. The project “Towards the law of the
Jordanian Independent Electoral Commission" by