Institutional Development and Capacity Building

We are working with local, regional, and international partners to assist efforts to strengthen and build institutional capacity across the Middle East and North Africa region.

Academic and Cultural Exchange

For over 50 years, we have supported thousands of individuals from the Middle East and North Africa who have come to this country on scholarship and exchange programs to study for long and short periods of time.

English Language and Work Force Skills

Through English language training and professional skills development, AMIDEAST is helping to develop global communication and workforce skills necessary to support successful regional economies.

Educational Services

Through our 23 offices in 13 countries in the Middle East and North Africa, AMIDEAST provides a number of additional services to American and local educational institutions, individuals, and public and private organizations.

  • AMIDEAST Cosponsors TESOL Arabia 2015 The two organizations collaborated in providing a range of activities for teachers and other English-language professionals. These included a Propell® teacher development workshop on effective teaching to prepare for both the TOEFL® test and real...
  • Employability Skills Training for Women Gets Underway “Skills for Success gives me, as a young woman, the chance to improve my skills in life, to be more confident, and to better understand myself and other people,” said Moroccan trainee Leila Rajouh as she eagerly began her English language and...
  • Helping Gazan Youth Cope Education is just one of many crises in Gaza, but it is one of the most important. Seven weeks of fighting left more than 100,000 Gazans homeless, 22 schools completely destroyed, and 118 damaged, adding strains to school facilities that were...
Entrepreneurship Training
Through training, support activities and mentoring networks, AMIDEAST is working with local and international partners to empower aspiring entrepreneurs across the Middle East and North Africa. Click here for more.
Teacher Development
For over 50 years, AMIDEAST has worked to train English language professionals. AMIDEAST will soon offer the highly accredited PCELT Teacher Certification course to qualified individuals. Click here for more.
Developing Future Leaders
The Fulbright Foreign Student Program is one of several exchange, scholarship and internship programs designed to help potential leaders meet the challenges of the future. Click here for more.


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