Two Decades of Leadership: His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa

This historical and pictorial publication marks two decades of achievement in the Kingdom of Bahrain under the leadership of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa. This book charts the dramatic progress and development of the Kingdom of Bahrain, examining the diplomatic, political, military, social and economic achievements of His Majesty's leadership within an historical context. Two Decades of Leadership provides insight and understanding of a significant global leader.


  • Rupert Goodman DL


  • Rt. Hon. Lord Astor of Hever DL

Chapter One

  • Wisdom and Leadership

Chapter Two

  • Society and State

Chapter Three

  • International Relations

Chapter Four

  • Regional Security

Chapter Five

  • The Economic Vision

Chapter Six

  • Developments in Education and Healthcare

Chapter Seven

  • The Role of Women in Bahraini Society

Chapter Eight

  • Inter-Faith Perspectives

Chapter Nine

  • A Unified Society

Chapter Ten

  • Youth Empowerment

Chapter Eleven

  • Sporting Achievements

Chapter Twelve

  • Bahrain of the Future


  • Bibliography/Acknowledgements