Fondation Orient-Occident 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


World Economic Forum

Yasmina Filali, president of the Fondation Orient-Occident receives the prize for "Social Entrepreneurship" year 2016, by the prestigious foundation Schwab ...
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The Fondation Orient-Occident works to consolidate a social and cultural connection between the Western and Eastern realities of the Mediterranean ...
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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 is a point of encounter between the multiple realities existing across the shores of the Mediterranean: it creates ...
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News & Events

ENGLISH – Call for artistic project, residence of creation and realization: “Art dans la ville et mobilier urbain” – Yacoub Al Mansour district of Rabat

As part of its “Opération bien vivre ensemble” project, and in a logic of reappropriation of the public space by the two Moroccan and migrant communities, the Fondation Orient-Occident, in partnership with the Deutsche Gesellschaft für InternationaleZusammenarbeit (GIZ), launches a call for artistic projects “Art dans la ville et mobilier urbain”. This call is intended