NGO News

Emanating from its solid commitment to providing all kinds of support to its incubated projects, NAMA Center, one of Qatar Foundation for Social Work’s (QFSW) centers, is participating in the sixth edition of "Bashair Al Rahmaa" (good news of mercy) festival held under the slogan "be kind", which kicked off last month and extends till the end of June. The festival was launched by Sheikh Thani bin Abdullah Foundation for Humanitarian Services (RAF), in partnership with Qatar National Convention Center and Qatar Chamber of Commerce and Industry, under the supervision of the Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs.

The Middle East Investor Relations Association (MEIRA) and the Beirut Stock Exchange (BSE) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Friday 26 May, marking the launch of increased collaboration between the two organisations in promoting best practice in Investor Relations (IR) in Lebanon.

The UNESCO NGO Global Forum hosted by the Mohammed bin Salman Foundation (MiSK) opened this morning in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, with the UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova urging the world to empower youth to build the foundations for inclusive knowledge societies.

The Friends for Diabetes Association, of the Health Education Department of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs in Sharjah has donated AED200 thousand to back the diabetics charity clinic located at the headquarters of Emirates Red Crescent- Sharjah.

Arabia CSR Network, the Middle East region’s leading training service provider and think tank, will be holding a one-day clinic for applicants and potential participants of the annual ‘Arabia CSR Awards,’ the region’s most prestigious CSR awards, to support them in preparing their applications. The clinic, which will take place on April 10, 2017 at the Millennium Plaza Hotel in Dubai, is expected to give CSR and sustainability champions a better understanding of the application process and the necessary documentation it entails.