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

Boutique Solidaire – Opening of a Solidarity room – Call for Donations

During the pandemic due to covid-19, the Foundation Orient-Occident is searching for a more durable solution in order to continue providing migrants, refugees, and asylum seekers, with food, hygiene, and clothing assistance. In order to achieve this, the Foundation Orient-Occident appeals to everyone’s solidarity! The objective is to collect as many donations as possible in

Launch of the project “Aujourd’hui je partage mon histoire”

The series “Aujourd’hui je partage mon histoire” is a communication and awareness campaign, born out of the need to inform the audience about migration stories. Through this series, we do not deal with the subject of migration in general, but we intend to highlight the personal experience of the individual, beyond a fixed structure. We

Afro-Dance courses

Twice a week, on Tuesday and Thursday. With attendance! Registration is open! Price: 150 DH every month + 50 DH for registration. Free for refugees. Contact us for more info: Fondation Orient-Occident Avenue des F.A.R El Massira Commune de Yacoub El Mansour, B.P.3210 – Rabat Phone : +212 5 37 79 36 37