On Wed. Feb 21, President of the Board, Don White was honored to present to an Internation Delegation. They came to learn about the history of the organization, its evolution and how we have been able to stay viable for over twenty years.
NGO MANAGEMENT AND ENGAGING CIVIL SOCIETY
These visitors are invited to the United States under the auspices of the Department of State’s
International Visitor Leadership Program. Their program is arranged by Meridian International
The Department of State has outlined the following specific objectives for the project:
- Examine innovative technology and management strategies of nongovernmental
organizations (NGOs), nonprofits, public service and advocacy organizations in the U.S.
- Explore the diversity of the nonprofit sector in the U.S. and the dynamic relationships
between business, government, and nongovernmental organizations, and,
- Review methodologies used by NGOs for strengthening leadership; recruiting, training,
and retaining volunteers; fundraising; and advocacy.
LIST OF PARTICIPANTS
Algeria Mr. Zoheir OULDEDDINE – Director, TansHomos DZ (THDZ) Org.
Egypt Ms. Marwa Abdelmonem Abozead ABDELMONEM – Youth Specialist, Ministry of Youth and Sports
Mr. Mohamed Moneir Mohamed Ahmed TAHA – Library Specialist, Discovery Center for Science and Technology
Iraq Ms. Sozan Safar Ismael ISMAEL – Director, DAK organization Ezidi Women’s’ Development
Israel Ms. Amal NSARA ELABID – Co-Director, Sidreh Laqiya
Jordan Mr. Odai BISHARAT – Field Coordinator, National Democratic Institute (NDI)
Lebanon Mrs. Iman TRABOULSI – President, Midal Association
Morocco Mr. Jaouad GAJJA – Academic Manager and English Teacher, Project Soar
Mr. Ali QATAD – Founder and Board Member, Touaghil Association for Development Guelmim
Palestinian Territories Ms. Rania ABU AYYASH – Program Manager, Arab World Democracy and Electoral Monitor (Al Marsad)
Saudi Arabia Mr. Khaled Mohammed H ALQURAISHI – School Leader, Ministry of Education in Yanbu
Sudan Mr. Ibrahim MOHAMED IBRAHIM ELAMEN – Director, Shimose Organization for Sustainable Development