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Qatar-America Institute hosts an open environment for discussion and contributions to progress made in Qatar in its human rights and civil society initiatives, as well as discussing the strategies for overcoming the humanitarian consequences following the blockade. QAI looks to partner with civil society groups – both in the U.S. and Qatar – to create a platform for Qataris to discuss their progressive strides in women’s rights, civil rights and human rights, and also to learn from the perspective of the American experience different ways to bolster their improvements in these areas.

QAI promotes civic engagement initiatives in Qatar by supporting young Qataris interested in learning more about strengthening the civic engagement dimension of their country. QAI organizes educational opportunities for young Qatari students and professionals to study a variety of topics in the United States, including: civic engagement, women in peace and security, the American judicial system, or the history of civil rights in America.   

QAI strives to make a lasting and positive impact on society and to support social and public welfare initiatives that enhance progress in the fields of human rights in both the U.S. and Qatar by providing a discussion space through its human rights lecture series.

ANALYSIS & NEWS

Qatar-America Institute Hosts Cornell Club of Washington

Qatar-America Institute hosted the Cornell Club of Washington for a delightful evening featuring Qatari food and...

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Richard Serra’s “East-West/West-East”

Richard Serra, voted the third greatest living artist in a Vanity Fair poll, recently unveiled his newest sculpt...

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Qatar-America Institute Joins Georgetown Pediatrics Gala

The Qatar-America Institute joined the Georgetown Pediatrics Gala, a black-tie charity event supporting children...

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West Virginia National Guard to Partner with Qatar

19 April 2018 - West Virginia’s National Guard has been selected to partner with Qatar as part of the National G...

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