• Education for “Change” among Cairo’s Poor Teacher and students in the Taghyeer program. In Arabic, taghyeer means “change” and that is the goal of a new youth program in Al Mokattam, one of Cairo’s poorest neighborhoods.  In partnership with the Mohamed Shafik...
  • Promoting Entrepreneurship “Vision is not only creativity or a dream; it is how you make that dream come true,” Lebanese entrepreneur Nadim Saikali advises aspiring entrepreneurs in a training program recently launched in Lebanon. The chairman and general manager...
  • Teaching Aviation English in Tunisia Teaching to New Global Language Standards As the common language of global aviation, English is a valued skill for air traffic controllers and pilots around the world, who rely on it to ensure air safety. In recent years the International Civil...
  • Scholarship Searches Benefit Young Scholars “I can never forget how DKSSF contributed to my success and opened for me the door of opportunity.“ — Jad El Khoury Four bright young men and women from Egypt, Lebanon, and Tunisia are the latest beneficiaries of the Diana...
  • Empowering Young Omani Women Last year, Kalimat al Mashari enrolled in a unique job-training program at AMIDEAST/Oman designed to enhance the work skills and self-confidence of Omani women like her — high school graduates from underserved backgrounds who are unemployed.  For...
  • Training English Language Teachers in Palestine With their students dismissed for the summer break, 180 dedicated Palestinian teachers headed to AMIDEAST’s centers in El-Bireh/Ramallah, Gaza City, Hebron, and Nablus for a special training program designed to make them more effective teachers of...
  • AMIDEAST English Comes to Iraq At the end of March, students were welcomed into the Acadia, Redwood, and Yellowstone rooms of AMIDEAST’s new English Language Training Center in Ainkawa, a suburb of Erbil, in Kurdistan, Northern Iraq.  The first of several planned ELT centers,...

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