The Center for Gulf Studies at Qatar University organized the 8th annual international interdisciplinary conference entitled “Gulf Families:Continuity and Change” in collaboration with the Doha International Family Institute
It discusses the nature of the social risks threatening the Arab family and the roles played by Arab civil society organizations to alleviate these risks or manage their consequences. The issue centers around the nature of social risks threatening the Arab family and the roles played by Arab Civil Society Organizations to alleviate these risks or manage their consequences. The main findings of country reports indicate important risks threatening the Arab family, specifically poverty, unemployment, illiteracy, drops out from school, social marginalization and exclusion, spinsterhood, early marriage of girls, violence, drugs abuse, child labor and passive exposure to internet.
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The Doha International Family Institute (DIFI) has launched the OSRA research grant in its sixth cycle which is a research grant on Arab families and family policy related issues.Find Out More