Welcome to the NGO Portal,
the heart of Civil Society in
the Arab World.

The third sector includes non-governmental and non-profit-making organizations or associations, including charities, voluntary and community groups, cooperatives among others.


Explore thousands of civil society organizations across the MENA region.

The Arab NGO Directory (part of NGO Portal) is the dynamic reference for Arab-based and Arab-destined third sector organizations (the part of an economy or society comprising non-governmental and non-profit-making organizations or associations, including charities, voluntary/community groups and cooperatives) categorized by sector and country. Access the Advanced Search function to search for more information about any of the 3904 NGO’s you are interested in. You can add an organization to the database, by using the submission form.


Part of NGO Portal, see civil society & community events listed by categories and by country within the MENA region. Relevant events such as conferences, expos, meetings, trainings & workshops will all be listed here.


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Call for Submissions

Part of Arab NGO Portal, covers call for abstracts, papers, participation and proposals where it basically mean an invitation by different organizations asking people to submit original, scholarly articles for review, consideration and possible publication or presentation in a conference workshop, meeting, seminar, or a journal, for civil society in or for the Arab World.

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NGO Jobs

Are you looking for a career in civil society, community, social services, charitable & humanitarian societies, non-governmental and non-profit organizations or International Development?

Are you specifically looking in the Maghreb or the Levant or the Gulf or anywhere else within the Middle East & North Africa?

Are you an organization looking for volunteers? An intern? Full-time or part-time employees?

You’ve come to the right place!

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NGO News

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