Social Marketing and Behavior Change Communication

Muscat – Oman January 22 – 24, 2018 Arab Foundations Forum held its first capacity-building module in 2018 in collaboration with. Oman LNG Development Foundation (ODF)   This module was a three-day program intended to create more effective social marketing campaigns in the Arab region. It providing training on how to deliver effective and sustainable behavior change interventions […]

Public Speaking and Presentation Skills

Beirut – Lebanon Feb 26 & 27, 2018 This course, facilitated by Amin Nehme, training expert and founder of the Lebanese Development Network, was designed to provide a hands-on experience in the preparation and delivery of speeches within a public setting or even a group discussion. This module aimed to equip participants with the practical skills and […]


Abu Dhabi - UAE March 28 & 29, 2018 Arab Foundations Forum held its third capacity-building module in 2018 in collaboration with New York University Abu Dhabi. This two-day workshop, led by Soushiant Zanganehpour, co-founder of Tribeca Impact Partners,  aimed to help participants build on or improve upon their existing measurement and evaluation framework to be more fit-for-purpose to the cause on which their […]

Networking: “The Legal Framework for Social Enterprise in Jordan”

In collaboration with INJAZ, AFF will host a Technical Group working session on “The Framework for Social Enterprise in Jordan.” The aim of the meeting is to present a synopsis of the current landscape of social enterprise in Jordan, as well as case studies from the UAE and UK in order to conduct an exercise […]

AFF Presented at the F20

AFF Presented at the F20 - Our CEO, Naila Farouky, gave one of the Keynote Addresses at the Foundations Platform F20 Climate Week (the Foundations 20, part of the lead-up to the G20 Summit later this year) where she represented the #arabphilanthropy sector on behalf of the Arab Foundations Forum (AFF). On September 14-17, the Foundations Platform F20 Climate Solutions Week […]

AFF at African Society of Assoc Executives

AFF at AfSAE - On September 25, AFF CEO Naila Farouky represented the network at this year’s African Society of Association Executives, where she participated in a panel on: “The Role of African Civil Society Organizations in the Post Covid-19 Recovery” African Society of Association Executives (AfSAE) is an umbrella body of professionals and volunteers working in […]


Online Webinar April 16, 2018 Arab Foundations Forum is pleased to announce its first capacity building webinar in 2018 in collaboration with Development Assistance Roadmap Portal in the Middle East (DARPE). We have designed a series of tailored capacity building modules based on your feedback on the topics you would like us to address. The webinar’s Agenda […]