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.
Following the current context relating to COVID-19 and in order to limit its spread, the Fondation Orient-Occident, concerned about the health of its employees, beneficiaries, visitors and the users of its services, fully adheres to the preventive measures recommended by the national health authorities. The Fondation Orient-Occident’s Management Committee, therefore, deemed it necessary to take
Migrants in Morocco are facing enormous difficulties. We have heard multiple calls marked by distress and fear. For this reason, Foundation Orient-Occident has decided to create a national task force called “SOSMigrants”. 18 people make up the team: from Rabat, Tangier, Oujda, Marrakech and Casablanca; they will listen to migrants daily via phone calls (you
Through its emissions, F radio, the radio of Fondation Orient-Occident, raises awareness on the issue of COVID-19. It will invite doctors, partners and other social actors to create a dialogue and accompany the migrant community during this difficult time. The emission can be followed on live streaming through our Facebook pages: F Radio and Fondation