The launch of the 4th edition of the Government Procurement and Contracting Conference & Exhibition ...
Doha, Qatar, 29 January, 2019: Building on the momentum of its preceding three editions of Government Procurement and Contracting Conference & Exhibition ‘MOUSHTARAYAT’, QDB announced that preparations for the fourth ‘MOUSHTARAYAT’ are at an advanced stage, which is scheduled to take place for 3 days, ......Read More
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Implementation Date Announced for Long-Term Residence Permits
22 January 2019; Dubai, UAE: Executive summary The Cabinet of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) announced that the issuance of long-term residence permits for investors, outstanding students, foreign nationals with exceptional talents, and similarly-situated foreign nationals, as determined by the UAE government, will begin on 3 February 2019. Categories of applicants A five-year residence permit will be available to the following categories of foreign nationals: • Investors in the UAE real estate market; • Entrepreneurs and up to three executives working for the qualifying ......Read More
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Education Above All Foundation and OCHA sign an agreement on Humanitarian Assistance for Strengthene ...
supported by Qatar Fund For Development (QFFD) Doha, Qatar, December 18, 2018: Education Above All (EAA) Foundation is pleased to announce its participation at Doha Forum to reflect its commitment towards humanitarian cause. During the Forum, and as part of its strategic commitment, EAA signed an agreement with the United ......Read More
Tuesday, December 18, 2018
Education Above All (EAA) Foundation supports education ministers in arguing for recognition of educ ...
Qatar, December 12, 2018: Education Above All (EAA) Foundation announced the efforts to build a global consensus on recognising the academic credentials of migrants and refugee children at the 2018 Global Education Meeting. As representatives from around the world gather to discuss progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals, EAA has announced a global initiative to develop agreements on recognising the educational achievement of school-age children who had to flee their homes or have chosen to migrate to another country. During a parallel panel session hosted by EAA, UNESCO and UNHCR, and moderated by renowned BBC correspondent Yalda Hakim, panellists including Maha ......Read More
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Education Above All (EAA) Foundation's Programme Reach Out To Asia (ROTA) Kicks off the 2nd edition ...
Doha, Qatar, November 22, 2018: Education Above All (EAA) Foundation’s Programme Reach Out To Asia (ROTA) launched today the second edition of MENA Youth Capacity building in Humanitarian Action (MCYHA) 2018 training, at the Qatar National Convention Center (QNCC), sponsored by Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD). The ......Read More
Thursday, November 22, 2018
Pulitzer Center journalists discuss covering global issues
Doha, Qatar – November 13, 2018 – Journalists from the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting discussed their experience reporting on issues that have a global impact and may be controversial to cover to students at Northwestern University in Qatar. Ian James, a reporter for The Arizona Republic, and Sharron Lovell, ......Read More
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Education Above All (EAA) Foundation signs partnership with Qatar University for its Dynamic Futures ...
Doha, Qatar, October 18, 2018: Education Above All (EAA) Foundation, through its programme Al Fakhoora, is excited to announce its partnership with Qatar University for “Dynamic Futures Qatar”, which is acclaimed as the first scholarship programme of its kind in the State of Qatar. The signing ceremony took place at Qatar University on October 15, 2018. The “Dynamic Futures Qatar” scholarship programme aims to provide young adults between 17 and 25 years old, who have spent most of their formative years in Qatar, with access to higher education. In addition, this comprehensive programme offers recipients the opportunity to develop their civic ......Read More
Thursday, October 18, 2018
Qatar Opens First Visa Centre Abroad
Doha, 14th October 2018: Under the mandate of the Ministry of Interior, State of Qatar, the first Qatar Visa Center (QVC) was inaugurated by His Excellency Dr. Rashid bin Shafea Al-Marri, ambassador of the State of Qatar in Colombo last Thursday. On behalf of Qatari government, opening ceremony was attended by Muhammad Hassan ......Read More
Sunday, October 14, 2018
$US100 million funding programme between Education Above All and ISFD announced in a ground-breaking ...
Joint programme between global foundation, Education Above All (EAA) and the Islamic Solidarity Fund for Development (ISFD), join forces at UNGA for major announcement set to diversify the way education is financed. Qatar - Doha, 29 September 2018 – EAA, and the ISFD’s out-of-school programme set to transform the ......Read More
Saturday, September 29, 2018
Education Above All Foundation's Moving Exhibition “Reaching 10 Million Out of School Children” Land ...
Doha, Qatar, August 11, 2018: Education Above All (EAA) Foundation’s (EAA) moving exhibition “Reaching 10 Million Out of School Children” has landed at Hamad International Airport (HIA). The exhibit marks the achievement of securing commitments to enrol 10 million out of school children in 50 countries around the world. The ......Read More
Tuesday, September 11, 2018
Sealine Beach Resort volunteers distribute iftar for motorists in Mesaieed and Al Wakrah
Doha, Qatar – June 14, 2018: In keeping with the spirit of sharing during the holy month of Ramadan and as part of its community and charity activities, Sealine Beach, a Murwab Resort, recently distributed iftars to motorists driving back to Doha from Mesaieed and those heading to the resort from Al Wakrah. Various members ......Read More
Thursday, June 14, 2018
Education Above All (EAA) Foundation's programme, Reach Out to Asia (ROTA), launches its Ramadan 201 ...
29 May 2018, Doha, Qatar - Education Above All (EAA) Foundation’s programme, Reach Out to Asia (ROTA), has launched its Ramadan 2018 Project "Sharing Hope", bringing together male and female local volunteers to support vulnerable communities in Qatar, in line with the principles of community service and giving back ......Read More
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
EAA Foundation's moving exhibition kicked off at the W Hotel with a reception to mark a major milest ...
Doha, Qatar, May 26, 2018: Education Above All (EAA) Foundation recently held a reception at the opening of its ‘Reaching 10 Million Out of School Children’ exhibition at the W Hotel Doha, in the presence of a number of ambassadors, to mark a major milestone in its work to empower 10 million marginalised and vulnerable ......Read More
Sunday, May 27, 2018
Education Above All (EAA) Foundation kicks off Ramadan Fundraising Campaign
Doha, Qatar, May 21, 2018: Education Above All (EAA) Foundation has launched a country-wide fundraising campaign during the holy month of Ramadan to provide the world’s most impoverished and marginalized children, youth and women a quality education, as around 263 million children and youth are out of school today, according to ......Read More
Monday, May 21, 2018
Important Tips for Safe Ramadan 2018
Qatar, May 21, 2018: Our Safety in Ramadan Achieving general safety during the holy month of Ramadan is one of the very important matter, weather it is in the home, or workplace or markets or on the road etc., Ensuring the availability of a functioning fire extinguisher in the houses and workplaces, perfect knowledge on best mode of its usage, good electrical connections, safe connection of the gas inside the kitchen, not leaving the cooking pans on the stove for a long period without surveillance, switching off the stove immediately after cooking, switching on the exhaust fan, monitoring the children in the kitchen and the alertness while cooking are some ......Read More
Monday, May 21, 2018
Education Above All (EAA) Foundation and Qatar University empower students through Project Based Lea ...
Doha, May 8, 2018: Education Above All (EAA) Foundation through its programme, Reach Out to Asia (ROTA), held the largest annual International Education and Resource Network (iEARN) Qatar 2018 Open House on April 24 at Hamad Bin Khalifa University-Student Center, under the patronage of Qatar Chemical and Petrochemical Marketing and ......Read More
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Education Above All (EAA) Foundation, Celebrates Major Milestone in Empowering 10 million Marginaliz ...
World leaders celebrated major milestone in empowering 10 million marginalized out of school children through quality education. Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, UN Secretary General António Guterres and leaders from the United Nations, NGOs, and global industry, including President of Ghana and model philanthropist Naomi Campbell, ......Read More
Sunday, April 29, 2018
ROTA-EAA partners with Qatar University to make a difference in Indonesia with student volunteer tri ...
Doha, Qatar, 25 April 2018: In collaboration with Qatar University, Education Above All (EAA) Foundation, through its programme Reach Out to Asia (ROTA), led eighteen student volunteers on a service learning trip to Indonesia from 5-14 April. In partnership with a local NGO called Titian Foundation, volunteers facilitated skills development ......Read More
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Quest Gala charity event raises QAR 1,070,000 for Education Above All Foundation
On May 10 2018, the annual Quest Gala 2018 dinner was held at the Palazzo Ballroom, Marsa Malaz Kempinski, The Pearl-Doha, which raised a total of QAR 1,070,000 through a public auction of 11 valued art pieces by some of Qatar’s leading philanthropists, art collectors and high-profile artists, who attended the ceremony. The event was supported by a number of official sponsors, including Alfardan Group, Anima Gallery, Marsa Malaz Kempinski, Busatti Milano, Commercial Bank of Qatar, Qatar Airways, Gulf Colours, AlBahie Auction house, among others. The Gala, now on its third year, was aimed at raising funds for the Education Above All Foundation to support their programs that support ......Read More
Sunday, May 13, 2018