Fondation Orient-Occident (FOO) is a Moroccan non-profit organization recognized of public utility. Intellectually and practically conceived as a bridge between the two shores of the Mediterranean, its mission is to come towards the difficulties of migrants, refugees and the disadvantaged youth, and to promote employability by setting up socio-educational and professional training centers. Fondation Orient-Occident also works for the protection of diversity, and for the valorisation of all cultures. Nowadays the Foundation is present in several Moroccan cities, namely Rabat, Oujda, Casablanca, Larache, Safi, Youssoufia and Khouribga and in Italy. In addition, the Foundation carries out advocacy work at the international level, particularly in the framework of its participation to global meetings such as the World Economic Forum.

What we do

FOO Morocco

Ever since its establishment in 1994, the Fondation Orient-Occident in Morocco has had the mission to come towards the difficulties ...
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FOO Italy

In 2017, the President of the Fondation Orient-Occident, Yasmina Filali, opened in Italy the Social Cooperative Orient-Occident (Cooperativa Sociale Oriente-Occidente), ...
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World Economic Forum

International advocacy work through the World Economic Forum In 2016, Yasmina Filali, president and founder of the Fondation Orient-Occident, received ...
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News & Events

Virtual Psychological Caravan – January

The 2nd meeting of the virtual psychological caravan, organized on the occasion of the International Day of Education on the 24th of January, will center on the role of education in migrants and refugees psycho-social integration. The virtual meeting will be available in streaming on the Facebook pages of the F Radio and Fondation Orient-Occident.

Season’s greetings

The Fondation Orient-Occident wishes you and your loved ones a Happy New Year 2021.

Ideas Competition – Call for projects

On the occasion of International Migrants Day, the Orient-Occident Foundation is launching a competition for the best idea of an activity related to migration (art, culture, sport, social, education…). Open to all migrants, refugees, asylum seekers, and Moroccans. Goals: -Valorising migration -Bring out innovative ideas Think-participate-win! * Prizes will be awarded to the 3 best