To be the leading independent think tank in local governance and policy-making in Saudi Arabia.
To effectively and efficiently enhance local governance in Saudi Arabia through conducting research, providing advisory services, and organizing educational and training programs.
-Assist the government in evidence-based policy formulation and achieve the Vision 2030 by conducting research and building a strong database, networks and tools.
-To develop the best practices in government management by providing advisory services and serving as a rich and continuous source of expertise.
-To provide government leaders with the tools required to tackle the challenges. of local governance in the 21st century by developing training programs and events.
-To Enhance and strengthen multi-level governance by facilitating public, private, civil and academic cooperation.
-To work as a thriving team with local and international researchers, media and Citizens for the purpose of exploring new ideas and work towards common cooperation.