News and Events

The Fondation Orient-Occident, the High Commissioner for Refugees and the Association Vivre Ensemble organized on April 25th and 26th 2019, three awareness raising and exchange workshops for young students in the region of Marrakech and for the members of ANIR Association in Agadir-Inzeggan

As part of the project (YIF), the Fondation Orient-Occident, the High Commissioner for Refugees and the Association Vivre Ensemble organized on April 25th and 26th 2019, three awareness raising and exchange workshops for the students of Ibn Abbad and Sidi Abderrahmane High Schools in Marrakech as well as for the members of the ANIR association

This year several members of the Foundation Orient-Occident have participated to different sporting events: the International Marathon of Rabat and the “Women Challenge for Solidarity”.

During the month of February 2019 we had the participation of Monica, refugee from South Sudan, to the 5th edition of “Women Challenge for Solidarity” in the city of Dakhla. Moreover on Sunday the 21st of April, a group of people of the Foundation Orient-Occident participated at the International Marathon of Rabat. Some ran 10km

Refugees Got Talent – Casting Photogallery

Below a small photogallery from the Casting of Refugees Got Talent 2019. The Jury was made up of members of the Foundation Orient-Occident, the UNHCR and the Ministry of Migration.

How does it feel to be ‘Ness Ness’? A youth perspective on transnational identity – FOO’s Communication Interns Mariam and Nada contribution to the question of transcultural identity

“An identity that is misunderstood, not accepted, implies broken lines because the look of the other becomes a judgement, it can segregate or free you, it can accept you or reject you”  Yasmina Filali We are Nada and Mariam, two interns that have been brought together by the creation of this Newsletter but that, unknowingly,