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.

What we do



Fondation Orient-Occident is a point of encounter between the multiple realities existing across the shores of the Mediterranean: it creates ...
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Community development

Morocco, along with most other countries in the MENA region, faces enormous challenges, both in terms of high unemployment rates ...
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Fondation Orient-Occident works to consolidate a social and cultural connection between the Western and Eastern realities of the Mediterranean region, ...
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World Economic Forum

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

The program of the intercultural afternoon that will take place this Saturday, February 23 at the Foundation, in collaboration with the association Diaspora Congolaise in Morocco

The Foundation, in collaboration with the Congolese diaspora in Morocco invites you to take part in an afternoon of tasting of African dishes, exhibitions, fashion show; all this in a musical and jovial atmosphere! We strongly count on your presence at this event which aims to create a citizen bridge on the integration of young