This center provides disabled individuals in Saudi Arabia with the tools and support they need to become productive members of society. KSCDR researchers also undertake basic and applied research, and the center promotes the application of new knowledge to benefit individuals living with disabilities. As a part of the organization’s mission, KSCDR hopes to advance new insights into the causes of disabilities and develop new strategies to prevent or reduce their impact.
ExxonMobil Saudi Arabia joined KSCDR to celebrate its 20th anniversary and commemorate the center’s many national and international accomplishments related to disability research. In addition, ExxonMobil Saudi Arabia supports KSCDR’s King Salman Award for Disability Research, annually presented to researchers who have significantly contributed to the disability field.