Media Library:Press Release

Reach Out To Asia and Vodafone sponsored Youth clubs heading for success
15 May 2011
Reach Out To Asia and Vodafone sponsored Youth clubs heading for success

Scores of youth across Qatar have been benefitting from the Reach Out To Asia (ROTA) Youth Service Clubs, funded by a generous donation from Vodafone Qatar. The Clubs have been very active this year with milestone projects implemented by the groups, and participation in events such as the EMPOWER 2011 conference held in April.

15 May 2011
Joint ROTA-VCUQ Indonesia Volunteer Trip Sponsored by Vodafone Qatar
08 May 2011
Joint ROTA-VCUQ Indonesia Volunteer Trip Sponsored by Vodafone Qatar
Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar Volunteers supporting Indonesian skills development. Under the sponsorship of Vodafone Qatar and in partnership with the Titian Foundation of Indonesia, a joint Reach Out To Asia (ROTA) 
08 May 2011
Sheikha Mayassa To Open ROTA's Empower National Youth Conference
14 April 2011
Sheikha Mayassa To Open ROTA's Empower National Youth Conference
Reach Out To Asia (ROTA) Chairperson H.E. Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad Al Thani will open the 3rd Annual EMPOWER National Youth Conference which begins 14th April at the Qatar Foundation Student Center. Against a background of youth leading change across the Arab world, EMPOWER 2011 will unfold with anintellectual, stimulating panel discussion on issues concerning the youth of Qatar. 
14 April 2011
ROTA Announces its 3rd Annual National Youth Conference: Empower 2011
05 April 2011
ROTA Announces its 3rd Annual National Youth Conference: Empower 2011
Reach Out To Asia (ROTA) is hosting its 3rd annual 'EMPOWER' National Youth Conference on Personal Leadership, Service Learning and Global Citizenship (EMPOWER 2011) from Thursday 14 to Saturday 16 April at the newly opened Qatar Foundation Student Centre in Education City. 
05 April 2011
ROTA Knowledge Network Workshops Introduce Teachers to Educational Social Network
23 March 2011
ROTA Knowledge Network Workshops Introduce Teachers to Educational Social Network

 24 teachers, 12 schools join iEARN-Qatar program

Teachers from K-12 schools across Qatar have attended training about opportunities to collaborate within the International Education and Resource Network (iEARN), and the ROTA Knowledge Network at workshops run by Reach Out To Asia.

23 March 2011
ROTA iEARN-Qatar Workshops build teachers' professional skills
09 March 2011
ROTA iEARN-Qatar Workshops build teachers' professional skills

Workshops to support highest standards of education in Qatar's schools As part of its commitment to supporting the highest standards of education in Qatar's schools, Reach Out To Asia (ROTA) is hosting two professional development workshops to introduce K-12 teachers to the opportunities presented by the International Education and Resource Network (iEARN).

09 March 2011
ROTA Volunteers Depart for 7 day Cambodia Visit
02 March 2011
ROTA Volunteers Depart for 7 day Cambodia Visit
To foster the spirit of volunteerism amongst students in Qatar, volunteers from five Doha international and independent secondary schools have set off on a seven day trip of a lifetime to visit the Reach Out To Asia (ROTA)-funded Kampot Traditional Music School for Orphaned and Disabled Children in Cambodia.
02 March 2011
ROTA Provides Education to Children in Remote Villages of Bangladesh and Helps One Young Woman Achieve her Professional Dream
02 March 2011
ROTA Provides Education to Children in Remote Villages of Bangladesh and Helps One Young Woman Achieve her Professional Dream

ROTA and Muslim Aid support 50 community schools in Bangladesh

ROTA has revealed the heartwarming story of one young woman who overcame seemingly impossible financial and physical barriers to achieve her dream to become a teacher.

02 March 2011
ROTA Hosts 70 Students at 4th Youth Leadership Training
10 February 2011
ROTA Hosts 70 Students at 4th Youth Leadership Training
Seventy future community leaders participated in the recent 4th Reach Out To Asia (ROTA) Youth Service Clubs Leadership Training program at Education City.
10 February 2011
85 Volunteers Take Part in Make a Difference Day
07 February 2011
85 Volunteers Take Part in Make a Difference Day
85 Education City students and faculty participated in this year's Make a Difference Day (MADD) on Saturday 5th February to accomplish a number of community improvement projects in Doha and Al Khor.
07 February 2011