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The Arab Human Rights Fund concluded a consultatiive meeting on Human Rights in the Syrian conflict
March 14, 2013 - 12:13
The Arab Human Rights Fund concludes a multiple stakeholders’ Consultative Meeting on human rights in the Syrian conflict.
Reflections from Johannesburg: Social Justice Philanthropy
February 14, 2013 - 16:18
In October 2012, Dr. Elie Abouaoun attended a meeting in Johannesburg, which explored a framework to deepen work on social justice philanthropy in Africa and the Arab regions.
Syria’s refugee crisis: The unseen end of the tunnel
February 14, 2013 - 15:46
The recent implications in Syria indicate a change in the nature of the military actions, with considerable and overt implications for civilians.
The Fund is re-launching the open call for grant applications.
January 30, 2013 - 18:30
The Fund is pleased to re-launch the open call for grant applications to support all human rights issues in the Arab region.
The Fund wins the Foundation of the Year award for 2012
December 18, 2012 - 14:42
AHRF wins Foundation of the Year award for 2012 at the inaugural Middle East philanthropy award.
The Fund contributes to the IHRFG learning visit to the Arab Region
May 24, 2012 - 00:00
AHRF actively contributed to a learning visit to Tunisia on 8-10 May, organized by the International Human Rights Funders Group and Ariadne-European Human Rights Funders Network.
The Fund Exceeds $1.5 Million in Total Grants
April 18, 2012 - 14:26
The AHRF has granted over $1.5 million since its inception in 2008 to support 71 organizations and defenders in 20 Arab countries.
Fund Temporarily Not Accepting Grant Requests
March 19, 2012 - 16:46
Currently, the Fund is not accepting new or unsolicited grant requests. We regret that we will not be able to consider any letters of inquiry submitted at this time.
The Fund contributes to the International Women’s Day
March 6, 2012 - 15:27
On 5 March, the Arab Human Rights Fund contributed to the International Women’s Day in an event at the Lebanese American University in Beirut.
The Fund’s field visit to Tunisia
January 24, 2012 - 17:45
The Arab Human Rights Fund concluded a one week field visit to Tunisia from 15 to the 22 of January, during which the Fund met a number of activists in the field of human rights.
AHRF Remembers World Literacy Day
January 12, 2012 - 18:16
Fund has launched a small campaign to increase the awareness in the Arab Region towards the right of education and World Literacy Day.
The Fund Exceeds $1,000,000 in Total Grants
January 12, 2012 - 18:10
The Arab Human Rights Fund is pleased to report that as of the end of 2011, it has awarded more than $1,000,000 in total grants.
Donors’ Responses to Arab Uprisings: Old Medicine in New Bottles? by Yousry Moustapha
January 1, 2012 - 01:00
This article examines Western donors’ reactions to the Arab uprisings and whether there has been a radical departure, since January 2011, from previous modes of engagement.
Which way now for Arab philanthropy?, by Atallah Kuttab
December 1, 2011 - 01:00
Following the Arab Spring, people are demanding justice and ‘ownership of the agenda’. This will require a new level of transparency in donor-grantee relations.
The People Demand Human Rights
October 1, 2011 - 00:00
The Arab masses across the region are speaking out for social and political justice.
Interview with Board Chair Fateh Azzam
July 23, 2011 - 00:00
The Arabic Hour Program in Massachusetts (USA) interviews Fateh Azzam, who outlines the mission and objectives of the Fund. Video and audio are available.
Current Call for Applications
July 15, 2011 - 00:00
As of July 2011, the Fund welcomes letters of inquiry from potential applicants throughout the year. Strong applicants will be invited to submit a full application.
AHRF Grantmaking Strategy in the New Environment
July 1, 2011 - 00:00
The Fund announces the expansion of its program to include three funding streams: Ongoing Grantmaking, Countries in Transition grants, and New Opportunities Grants.
Equitas puts equality at top of agenda, by Marion Scott
June 21, 2011 - 00:00
Community workers from around globe learn strategies for change at John Abbott College. Includes interview with Board member Yousry Moustafa.
Board Chair Fateh Azzam Delivers Keynote Speech at AFF Meeting
May 5, 2011 - 00:00
Board Chair Fateh Azzam delivered the keynote speech titled "Development and Social Justice in the Arab Region" at the annual meeting of the Arab Foundations Forum.
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