Saeed Saud Almathami
Saeed Almathami is a social media expert from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. He co-founded the organization, Advanced Specifications for Social Studies to furnish ideal solutions for societies and to assist the people to keep up with prevailing current international development.
In cooperation with the think tank Al-Aghar, he has been engaged in promoting a ‘knowledge society’ in Saudi Arabia through dialogue, and has conducted a number of studies on national, social and economic issues in Saudi Arabia. He is also voluntarily involved with a number of associations working to help sufferers of multiple sclerosis. Living in three different countries, he has been able to interact with, and learn from, a variety of different beliefs and cultures. He stands by the saying, “If you don’t respect the creation, respect the creator”.
Interreligious Activities and Initiatives
A Yezidi Visit to Riyadh
There is almost no knowledge among the Saudis on Yezidis and their religious and cultural values. The initiative is hosting a Yazidi fellow colleague in Riyadh so he can meet with intellectual and religious figures is Saudi society and present his culture and stories. In addition, the initiative will be an opportunity to introduce some Saudi cultural venues to the Yezidi fellow.