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* Al-Urdun A-Jadid Research Center: UJRC is independent Jordanian research center engaged in governance research and studies as well as organizing seminars for discussion, dialogue, training, consultations and the exchange of expertise.

* AMIDEAST - America-Mideast Educational and Training Services: AMIDEAST is a private, nonprofit organization working to strengthen mutual understanding and cooperation between Americans and the people of the Middle East and North Africa. * Arab Decision Project: Is developed and maintained by A Concept, editor of mafhoum portal site to the Arab World (www.mafhoum.com). * Collective for Research and Training on Development-Action: Whether working in Lebanon or across the Arab World primarily in Yemen, Egypt, Syria, Morocco, Tunisia, and Algeria, CRTD-A seeks to contribute to the social development of local communities and organizations through enhancing their capacity to address the needs of their constituency and through raising awareness on gender, development, poverty and exclusion, for the purpose of creating a more just and equitable environment. * Deutsche Gesellschaft Fur Technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ): GTZ is a government-owned corporation for international cooperation with worldwide operations. GTZ is a co-funder of a documentary film being prepared under the Gender/Citizenship initiative. * Dubai School of Government: The Dubai School of Government aims to enhance public governance and contribute to the intellectual advancement of the study of government, by working with international talent and cultivating regional expertise. * Government of Belgium: This is the official internet portal for the Government of Belgium. * Government of Denmark: This is the official internet portal for the Government of Denmark. * Government of Norway: This is the official internet portal for the Government of Belgium. * Government of the Netherlands: This is the official internet portal for the Government of the Netherlands. * Gulf Research Center: GRC is an independent research institute located in Dubai, UAE. GRC seeks to provide politically neutral and academically sound research about the GCC countries and disseminate the knowledge obtained from such research as widely as possible. * Institute for the Relations between Italy and the Countries of Africa, Latin America, Middle and Far East (IPALMO): Institute for the Relations between Italy and the Countries of Africa, Latin America,Middle and Far East (IPALMO) is an institute for research and studies of international politics and economics, economic and cultural cooperation, regional integration, environmental sustainability, and relations between countries at different degree of development. * International Development Research Centre: The IDRC is a public corporation created by the Canadian government to help communities in the developing world find solutions to social, economic, and environmental problems through research. IDRC is involved in development programs in a number of Arab countries. * Iraq Study Group: The Iraq Study Group is a bipartisan group of prominent Americans working on four broad topics: the strategic environment in and around Iraq; the security of Iraq and key challenges to enhancing security within the country; political developments within Iraq following the elections and formation of the new government; and the economy and reconstruction. * Lebanese Center for Policy Studies: LCPS is an independent, non-profit research institute based in Beirut. It is concerned with issues of political, social, and economic development. LCPS publishes studies and organizes conferences that analyze and aim to improve public policy. It also publishes extensive materials online to increase public awareness of critical policy issues. * Lebanon - Ministry of State for Administrative Reform: Office of the Minister of State for Administrative Reform * Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development - Development Co-operation Directorate: OECD- DAC is the principal body through which the OECD deals with issues related to co-operation with developing countries. * UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs: DESA's main objective is to promote broad-based and sustainable development through a multidimensional and integrated approach to economic, social, environmental, population and gender related aspects of development. * UN Division for Public Economics and Public Administration: The United Nations - Department of Economic and Social Affairs - Division for Public Economics and Public Administration (UN-DESA/DPEPA) assists Member States in ensuring that their governance systems, administrative and financial institutions, human resources and policy development processes function in an effective and participatory manner by fostering dialogue, promoting and sharing information and knowledge and providing technical and advisory service. * United Kingdom Foreign and Commonwealth Office: The purpose of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) is to work for the United Kingdom's interests in a safe, just and prosperous world. It also aims to promote the United Kingdom, its commercial and other interests, across the world. * United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia: ESCWA promotes economic and social development through regional and sub regional cooperation and integration and serves as the main general economic and social development forum within the United Nations system for the ESCWA region. * United Nations Foundation: UN Foundation's mission is to support the goals and objectives of the United Nations and its Charter, in order to promote a more peaceful, prosperous and just world - with special emphasis on the UN's work on behalf of economic, social, environmental and humanitarian causes. * United Nations Office for Project Services: UNOPS is an arm of the United Nations that provides project-management services in every field where the UN has a mandate. UNOPS manages development projects or provides specialized services, as needed. These services include selecting and hiring project personnel, procuring goods, organizing training, managing financial resources and administering loans. * Westminster Foundation for Democracy: A United Kingdom democracy-building foundation that funds projects around the world which are aimed at building and strengthening pluralist democracies, such as: Political parties, Parliaments or other representative institutions, Legal reform, Human rights groups, Independent Media, Women�s organizations and projects, Other political non-governmental organizations, Election systems or administration and Trades Unions.
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