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2017


Dr Saifedean Ammous’ latest book

02/10/2017

Dr Saifedean Ammous’ latest book


“Views of Aden” by Dr St John Simpson

22/09/2017

“Views of Aden” by Dr St John Simpson


“Monuments of Faith and Power: Yemen’s Religious Architecture” by Noha Sadek

15/09/2017

“Monuments of Faith and Power: Yemen’s Religious Architecture” by Noha Sadek


Yemen’s Architectural Heritage in Peril by Professor Trevor Marchand

05/08/2017

Yemen’s Architectural Heritage in Peril by Professor Trevor Marchand


The 51st Seminar for Arabian Studies

04/08/2017

The 51st Seminar for Arabian Studies


New publication supported by the MBI Al Jaber Foundation: Architectural Heritage of Yemen: ‘Buildings That Fill My Eye’

17/07/2017

New publication supported by the MBI Al Jaber Foundation: Architectural Heritage of Yemen: ‘Buildings That Fill My Eye’


Buildings That Fill My Eye: The Architectural Heritage of Yemen - 13th July - 23rd September 2017

13/07/2017

Buildings That Fill My Eye: The Architectural Heritage of Yemen - 13th July - 23rd September 2017


MBI Al Jaber Scholarship Student Fatma Zohra Naili Achieves Upper Second Class Honours

12/07/2017

MBI Al Jaber Scholarship Student Fatma Zohra Naili Achieves Upper Second Class Honours


Iraq’s Oil Cultures before the Revolution by Dr. Nelida Fuccaro

15/06/2017

Iraq’s Oil Cultures before the Revolution by Dr. Nelida Fuccaro


Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber receives 2017 Dialogue of Cultures Award

29/05/2017

Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber receives 2017 Dialogue of Cultures Award


New Website for Euro-Arab Dialogue Initiative (EADI)

24/05/2017

New Website for Euro-Arab Dialogue Initiative (EADI)


Arabia on a Plate: Cuisine and Commerce in the Gulf and Beyond by Sarah Al-Hamad

18/05/2017

Arabia on a Plate: Cuisine and Commerce in the Gulf and Beyond by Sarah Al-Hamad


Making a Mark: A History of the Middle East Through Postage Stamps by Matthew Corbin Bishop

20/04/2017

Making a Mark: A History of the Middle East Through Postage Stamps by Matthew Corbin Bishop


Cultural Dialogue in the Omani Desert supported by the MBI Al Jaber Foundation

07/04/2017

Cultural Dialogue in the Omani Desert supported by the MBI Al Jaber Foundation


Catastrophe Unfolding in Yemen – Film Screenings by Nawal Al Maghafi

23/03/2017

Catastrophe Unfolding in Yemen – Film Screenings by Nawal Al Maghafi


Fatimid Artists in Palermo and Constantinople by Professor Jeremy Johns

09/03/2017

Fatimid Artists in Palermo and Constantinople by Professor Jeremy Johns


The European Discovery of Medieval Cairo by Professor Doris Behrens-Abouseif

23/02/2017

The European Discovery of Medieval Cairo by Professor Doris Behrens-Abouseif


“Strengthening the Humanitarian Response in Yemen” - Civil Society Event

26/01/2017

“Strengthening the Humanitarian Response in Yemen” - Civil Society Event


Why People to People Engagement in the MENA Region Matters

19/01/2017

Why People to People Engagement in the MENA Region Matters


2016


The Euro-Arab Dialogue Initiative – The Next Steps

09/12/2016

The Euro-Arab Dialogue Initiative – The Next Steps


Difficult Diplomacy: The Challenges of Speaking to the South
Martin Jerrett, Programme Manager, International NGO, Yemen

17/11/2016

Difficult Diplomacy: The Challenges of Speaking to the South Martin Jerrett, Programme Manager, International NGO, Yemen


Small Grant Awarded to Lobna Ben Salem

09/11/2016

Small Grant Awarded to Lobna Ben Salem


Scholarship Recipient Fatima Zohra visits MBI Al Jaber Foundation

03/11/2016

Scholarship Recipient Fatima Zohra visits MBI Al Jaber Foundation


Keeping Faith in Foreign Affairs

20/10/2016

Keeping Faith in Foreign Affairs


Two Eyewitness Accounts of Catastrophe in Yemen

10/10/2016

Two Eyewitness Accounts of Catastrophe in Yemen


The 50th Seminar for Arabian Studies

31/07/2016

The 50th Seminar for Arabian Studies


MBI Al Jaber Public Lecture at the 50th Seminar for Arabian Studies

30/07/2016

MBI Al Jaber Public Lecture at the 50th Seminar for Arabian Studies


Mamluk Geometric Design in Cairo (1250-1517)

16/06/2016

Mamluk Geometric Design in Cairo (1250-1517)


Understanding Syria’s Civil War: Revolution, Regime Resilience, and Stalemate

26/05/2016

Understanding Syria’s Civil War: Revolution, Regime Resilience, and Stalemate


MBI Al Jaber Foundation to support Bloomsbury Research Institute

18/05/2016

MBI Al Jaber Foundation to support Bloomsbury Research Institute


Towards Mutual Respect and Understanding: Executive Summary May 2016

01/05/2016

Towards Mutual Respect and Understanding: Executive Summary May 2016


Dress and Identity in the Sultanate of Oman

28/04/2016

Dress and Identity in the Sultanate of Oman


“Architecture that ‘Fills the Eye’: Building Traditions in Highland Yemen”

20/04/2016

“Architecture that ‘Fills the Eye’: Building Traditions in Highland Yemen”


Good governance requires assets to be onshore

13/04/2016

Good governance requires assets to be onshore


MBI Al Jaber Foundation Helps Further the Work of Liverpool Arabic Centre

22/02/2016

MBI Al Jaber Foundation Helps Further the Work of Liverpool Arabic Centre


Building a Sense of Community: People and Architecture in Neolithic Jordan

18/02/2016

Building a Sense of Community: People and Architecture in Neolithic Jordan


Sheikh Mohamed Appointed to the Board of the London School of Economics

16/02/2016

Sheikh Mohamed Appointed to the Board of the London School of Economics


UNESCO Day Discussion in Paris

28/01/2016

UNESCO Day Discussion in Paris


Nawal Al Maghafi - A Lens on the Waves of Political Change in Yemen

21/01/2016

Nawal Al Maghafi - A Lens on the Waves of Political Change in Yemen


2015


Comparative Study of Textbooks

01/12/2015

Comparative Study of Textbooks


Stefan Szepesi, The Abraham Path: A Trail of Dignity Across the Middle East

17/11/2015

Stefan Szepesi, The Abraham Path: A Trail of Dignity Across the Middle East


Digitising British Imperialism in the Gulf:  The British Library - Qatar Foundation Partnership

15/10/2015

Digitising British Imperialism in the Gulf: The British Library - Qatar Foundation Partnership


Dromedaries, Overland Trade and the Political and Economic Landscape of the Ancient Near East

25/07/2015

Dromedaries, Overland Trade and the Political and Economic Landscape of the Ancient Near East


The 49th Seminar for Arabian Studies

24/07/2015

The 49th Seminar for Arabian Studies


Update Meeting on Yemen, co-hosted by the British-Yemeni Society and the MBI Al Jaber Foundation

18/06/2015

Update Meeting on Yemen, co-hosted by the British-Yemeni Society and the MBI Al Jaber Foundation


Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber: crossing the divide

02/06/2015

Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber: crossing the divide


MBI Lecture Series : Foundation Assistant Dr Sarah Doherty on excavations at Gebel el Silsila, Egypt

21/05/2015

MBI Lecture Series : Foundation Assistant Dr Sarah Doherty on excavations at Gebel el Silsila, Egypt


Cultural Dialogue in the Omani Desert supported by the MBI Al Jaber Foundation

06/05/2015

Cultural Dialogue in the Omani Desert supported by the MBI Al Jaber Foundation


Euro-Arab Dialogue: the Challenges and Opportunities

19/03/2015

Euro-Arab Dialogue: the Challenges and Opportunities


The MBI Al Jaber Foundation supports the Palaeodeserts Project

09/03/2015

The MBI Al Jaber Foundation supports the Palaeodeserts Project


Does Britain have a Strategy in its Middle East Relations?

19/02/2015

Does Britain have a Strategy in its Middle East Relations?


MBI Al Jaber Foundation supports The Second British Yemeni Society (BYS) Annual Lecture.

04/02/2015

MBI Al Jaber Foundation supports The Second British Yemeni Society (BYS) Annual Lecture.


Supporting Education Reform in Algeria

21/01/2015

Supporting Education Reform in Algeria


Update on activities at the MBI Media Institute, Sana’a, Yemen, January 2015

16/01/2015

Update on activities at the MBI Media Institute, Sana’a, Yemen, January 2015


Shadows of the Middle East: Does ‘Loyal Opposition’ offer lessons for the region?

15/01/2015

Shadows of the Middle East: Does ‘Loyal Opposition’ offer lessons for the region?


2014


The MBI Al Jaber Foundation Sponsors the Professional Development of Young Academics in Yemen

15/12/2014

The MBI Al Jaber Foundation Sponsors the Professional Development of Young Academics in Yemen


MBI Al Jaber Lecture Series - Professor Michael Petraglia

20/11/2014

MBI Al Jaber Lecture Series - Professor Michael Petraglia


MBI Al Jaber Foundation Lecture Series – Proliferation of Private Media in Yemen, Post 2011

16/10/2014

MBI Al Jaber Foundation Lecture Series – Proliferation of Private Media in Yemen, Post 2011


Council for British Research in the Levant (CBRL) Workshop: ‘The Arab Uprising: Researching the Revolutions’

22/09/2014

Council for British Research in the Levant (CBRL) Workshop: ‘The Arab Uprising: Researching the Revolutions’


MBI Al Jaber Foundation Launches Lecture Series on the Middle East

19/09/2014

MBI Al Jaber Foundation Launches Lecture Series on the Middle East


Successful course at the MBI Al Jaber Media Institute, Yemen concludes.

09/09/2014

Successful course at the MBI Al Jaber Media Institute, Yemen concludes.


New courses introduced at the MBI Al Jaber Media Institute, Yemen

28/07/2014

New courses introduced at the MBI Al Jaber Media Institute, Yemen


The MBI Al Jaber Lecture, BFSA Seminar for Arabian Studies

26/07/2014

The MBI Al Jaber Lecture, BFSA Seminar for Arabian Studies


The 48th Seminar for Arabian Studies

25/07/2014

The 48th Seminar for Arabian Studies


Social Media in the Arab World: Whose Friend, Whose Foe?

02/07/2014

Social Media in the Arab World: Whose Friend, Whose Foe?


The British Foundation for the Study of Arabia’s 2014 Bulletin for Arabian Studies, sponsored by the MBI Al Jaber Foundation, is out now.

27/05/2014

The British Foundation for the Study of Arabia’s 2014 Bulletin for Arabian Studies, sponsored by the MBI Al Jaber Foundation, is out now.


The MBI Al Jaber Foundation joins forces with Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Tawakkol Karman to support Yemeni students in Turkey

17/03/2014

The MBI Al Jaber Foundation joins forces with Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Tawakkol Karman to support Yemeni students in Turkey


Arabia, The Central but Missing Link in World Prehistory

13/03/2014

Arabia, The Central but Missing Link in World Prehistory


Press Release: London Hosts Debate on Future of Yemen

18/02/2014

Press Release: London Hosts Debate on Future of Yemen


MBI Al Jaber Foundation’s Continuing Support For Connecting Cultures: Euro-Arab Dialogue in the Omani Desert

13/02/2014

MBI Al Jaber Foundation’s Continuing Support For Connecting Cultures: Euro-Arab Dialogue in the Omani Desert


London Middle East Institute Finds New Home In The MBI Al Jaber Building, SOAS, Thanks To Support From The MBI Al Jaber Foundation

27/01/2014

London Middle East Institute Finds New Home In The MBI Al Jaber Building, SOAS, Thanks To Support From The MBI Al Jaber Foundation


New MBI Al Jaber Building Featured in The Times

27/01/2014

New MBI Al Jaber Building Featured in The Times


2013


Centre To Support Press Freedom In Yemen Launches

04/12/2013

Centre To Support Press Freedom In Yemen Launches


Agreement on Common Goals for Educational Toolkit Reached at UNESCO/MBI Al Jaber Foundation Euro Arab Dialogue Meeting in Penina Hotel Portugal

03/12/2013

Agreement on Common Goals for Educational Toolkit Reached at UNESCO/MBI Al Jaber Foundation Euro Arab Dialogue Meeting in Penina Hotel Portugal


H.E. Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber made Senator of MODUL University

28/10/2013

H.E. Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber made Senator of MODUL University


The MBI Al Jaber Foundation supports the work of Human Rights Watch in the Arab World

18/09/2013

The MBI Al Jaber Foundation supports the work of Human Rights Watch in the Arab World


New Book from H.E. Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber gives Arab perspective on Middle East change

16/09/2013

New Book from H.E. Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber gives Arab perspective on Middle East change


Developing Research Skills in Yemen

30/08/2013

Developing Research Skills in Yemen


Press Release: British Museum Reveals ‘Stellar Navigation of the Arabs'

22/07/2013

Press Release: British Museum Reveals ‘Stellar Navigation of the Arabs'


The MBI Al Jaber Foundation on Social Media

01/06/2013

The MBI Al Jaber Foundation on Social Media


Mali in Transition: Interdisciplinary Perspectives

29/05/2013

Mali in Transition: Interdisciplinary Perspectives


MBI Al Jaber Foundation Recognised for Charitable Contributions by the Sunday Times

21/04/2013

MBI Al Jaber Foundation Recognised for Charitable Contributions by the Sunday Times


The Politics and Economics of Britain’s Foreign Aid:
Exchanging contracts for the Pergau hydroelectric dam in Malaysia

26/02/2013

The Politics and Economics of Britain’s Foreign Aid: Exchanging contracts for the Pergau hydroelectric dam in Malaysia


The MBI Al Jaber Foundation supports an international meeting of experts to discuss the safeguarding of Mali’s cultural heritage.

18/02/2013

The MBI Al Jaber Foundation supports an international meeting of experts to discuss the safeguarding of Mali’s cultural heritage.


Strengthening the education system to support transition in Yemen

07/02/2013

Strengthening the education system to support transition in Yemen


Yemen: Challenges for the Future International Conference, 11th & 12th January 2013

11/01/2013

Yemen: Challenges for the Future International Conference, 11th & 12th January 2013


2012


UNESCO Special Envoy HE Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber initiates signing of joint declaration by the UNESCO Director General and the President of Mauritania

12/12/2012

UNESCO Special Envoy HE Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber initiates signing of joint declaration by the UNESCO Director General and the President of Mauritania


Foundation contributes to government review of philanthropy in UK higher education

12/09/2012

Foundation contributes to government review of philanthropy in UK higher education


Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber awarded Honorary Fellowship by UCL (University College London)

03/09/2012

Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber awarded Honorary Fellowship by UCL (University College London)


Strengthening the Euro-Arab Dialogue

01/06/2012

Strengthening the Euro-Arab Dialogue


MBI Al Jaber Grand Hall Officially Opened in Naming Ceremony

12/03/2012

MBI Al Jaber Grand Hall Officially Opened in Naming Ceremony


2011


A young leader from Connecting Cultures shares her experience

19/12/2011

A young leader from Connecting Cultures shares her experience


2010


Events in the MBI Al Jaber Building

30/04/2010

Events in the MBI Al Jaber Building


MBI Al Jaber Foundation Launches Scholarship Programme with Sciences Po, France.

03/03/2010

MBI Al Jaber Foundation Launches Scholarship Programme with Sciences Po, France.


2009


Trustee, Peter Jones, Speaks at UCL

02/12/2009

Trustee, Peter Jones, Speaks at UCL


Grand Opening of the MBI Al Jaber Building, Corpus Christi College, Oxford

23/10/2009

Grand Opening of the MBI Al Jaber Building, Corpus Christi College, Oxford


Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber, made Honorary Fellow of Corpus Christi College, Oxford

23/10/2009

Sheikh Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber, made Honorary Fellow of Corpus Christi College, Oxford


MBI Al Jaber talks on Education, Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy in the 21st Century at UCL, London

22/10/2009

MBI Al Jaber talks on Education, Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy in the 21st Century at UCL, London


The Mayor of Vienna, Michael Haeupl, gives Gold Medal to Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber

17/02/2009

The Mayor of Vienna, Michael Haeupl, gives Gold Medal to Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber


2008


Edge of Arabia- Challenging Art Reveals Unexpected Side of Saudi Arabia

01/08/2008

Edge of Arabia- Challenging Art Reveals Unexpected Side of Saudi Arabia


Conference on Palestine, Britain & Empire: 1841 - 1948

14/05/2008

Conference on Palestine, Britain & Empire: 1841 - 1948


The Arab Media – A conference organised by LMEI at SOAS, and supported by the MBI Al Jaber Foundation.

12/05/2008

The Arab Media – A conference organised by LMEI at SOAS, and supported by the MBI Al Jaber Foundation.


Conference: “Do We Understand the Middle East?”

20/04/2008

Conference: “Do We Understand the Middle East?”


2007 & Earlier


Conference on Higher Education in the GCC States: building economies, societies and nations

13/11/2007

Conference on Higher Education in the GCC States: building economies, societies and nations


Brother Yasin – The Poet of Baghdad

17/05/2007

Brother Yasin – The Poet of Baghdad


Workshop for Global Leadership Development

25/09/2006

Workshop for Global Leadership Development


MBI Al Jaber Foundation Scholarships at the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis, France

01/09/2006

MBI Al Jaber Foundation Scholarships at the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis, France


Post Conflict Educational Support: The Cambridge Colleges Hospitality Scheme

22/08/2006

Post Conflict Educational Support: The Cambridge Colleges Hospitality Scheme


The Soldier's Tale

22/08/2006

The Soldier's Tale


The Unity

15/08/2006

The Unity


Foundation Chairman Supports Educational Reform in Algeria

19/07/2006

Foundation Chairman Supports Educational Reform in Algeria


Support for Educational Reform in Algeria

01/02/2006

Support for Educational Reform in Algeria


The Light of Hope

29/11/2005

The Light of Hope


Supporting Literacy in the Arab World - Sesame Workshop convened a conference on Arabic literacy & language acquisition in early childhood, funded by the MBI Al Jaber Foundation.

09/11/2005

Supporting Literacy in the Arab World - Sesame Workshop convened a conference on Arabic literacy & language acquisition in early childhood, funded by the MBI Al Jaber Foundation.


Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber addresses Postgraduates at the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis, France.

07/11/2005

Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber addresses Postgraduates at the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis, France.


The MBI Al Jaber Foundation, with The Institute for Middle East and Islamic Studies and the Sir William Luce Memorial Fund, at Durham University supports: Research on Reform in the Arabian Peninsula.

09/09/2005

The MBI Al Jaber Foundation, with The Institute for Middle East and Islamic Studies and the Sir William Luce Memorial Fund, at Durham University supports: Research on Reform in the Arabian Peninsula.


English Speaking Union

01/05/2005

English Speaking Union


Making of the Master, The Art of Arabic Calligraphy

25/04/2005

Making of the Master, The Art of Arabic Calligraphy


The Ferhadija Mosque, Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina

23/04/2005

The Ferhadija Mosque, Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina


779th Wilton Park Conference

10/03/2005

779th Wilton Park Conference


Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber awarded a degree of Doctor of Letters from University of Westminster

29/11/2004

Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber awarded a degree of Doctor of Letters from University of Westminster


Together for Sudan

05/08/2004

Together for Sudan


Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber receives his Doctorate Degree from City University

10/05/2004

Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber receives his Doctorate Degree from City University


Raising awareness of the threat to the cultural heritage of Iraq

07/07/2003

Raising awareness of the threat to the cultural heritage of Iraq


MBI Al Jaber Foundation Chairman Helps Launch The Olive Tree Scholarship Programme

04/06/2003

MBI Al Jaber Foundation Chairman Helps Launch The Olive Tree Scholarship Programme


Junior Achievement Lebanon

20/03/2003

Junior Achievement Lebanon


Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber awarded Honorary Fellowship at SOAS, University of London

25/07/2002

Mohamed Bin Issa Al Jaber awarded Honorary Fellowship at SOAS, University of London


 

 

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