His Royal Highness Prince Turki bin Talal bin Abdulaziz Al Saud visited the city of Sidon, South Lebanon.
Mentor Arabia Foundation, in cooperation with the Lebanese Association for Education and Training and Development "Delta", organized a series of awareness workshops and activities for the displaced Syrian children and young people in the district of Aley, at the Aley Elementary Public School, under the title "The environment is calling ... let us heed the call."
Mentor Arabia, with the cooperation of the National Committee for Narcotics and Psychotropic Substances in Oman, has held a five-day Training of Trainers workshop on the Unplugged program from November 13th till 17th, 2016 in Muscat. The training, which was led by the certified trainer Mr. Peer Van der Kreeft, aimed at certifying a new pool of social workers on Unplugged program to be implememted in Oman schools with the cooperation of the ministry of education.
Under the auspices of His Highness the Amir of Kuwait Al-Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, and in the presence of Her Majesty Queen Silvia of Sweden, President of Mentor International, and Prince Turki Bin Talal Bin Abdul Aziz, Chairman of Mentor Arabia, a Gala dinner took place on the 22nd of October, 2016. More than 350 guests from all over the world came to take a close look at the work of Mentor in the field of empowerment of children and youth to protect them from risky behavior.
Mentor Arabia organized a Ramadan Charity Iftar at the Phoenicia Hotel in Beirut on 3July 2015. The event was held in partnership with the National Program for DrugPrevention under the patronage of the Minister of Social Affairs, Mr. Rachid Derbass, and was attended by HRH Prince Abdul AZIZ Bin Turki Bin Talal al Saoud.
Mentor Arabia’s Youth Advisory Committee held its first meeting at the Foundation’s headquarters, which was attended by representatives from Egypt, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Mauritania, Syria and Palestine. Participants discussed and amended the committee’s work plan, and members’ duties, responsibilities.
On February 23rd, Mentor Arabia held its 7th Board of Trustees Meeting at the Movenpick Hotel in Beirut. The meeting was presided by the Foundation’s President HRH Prince Turki BinTalal, and attended by Vice President of the Board Mr. Faisal Al Mutawa, Executive Director Dr. Farida Allaghi, along with consulting members and representatives of the Foundation’s Scientific and Youth Committees and staff
Mentor Arabia’s executive director and member of Mentor International’s board of trustees attended the organization’s Annual Gala Dinner in Lithuania.