The ICDL Foundation is a global initiative aimed at spreading awareness and information technologies to improve the skills of computer users and applications around the world.

The ICDL Foundation has appointed and licenced ICDL Arabia as the sole body authorized to implement and disseminate the programme in the GCC, Iraq, and Egypt with the support of the region's leading educational bodies and accredited training and testing centers.

ECDL / ICDL Certifications have been delivered to more than 14 million students with more than two million of them registered in the region.

ICDL Arabia is a regional leader in the provision of digital skills for the modern workplace. With at least 90% of jobs requiring basic digital skills, ICDL Arabia provides individuals and employers efficient digital skills to promote, support, and sustain human and economic development across the region.