Filling the GAPs

Philanthropy Support in the Arab Region

Services by SAANED for Development and Philanthropy Advisory


SAANED’s interventions are based on impartial research assessing the work of foundations and social organizations; building skills required for high impact project planning and management; providing coaching/mentoring services to senior staff in foundations and development organizations; and offering legal advice. SAANED is working to create a body of syntax and a set of tools to support charities and funder, encouraging debate about what makes an organization effective and developing tools to measure impact.  SAANED aims at building “bridges” between the Arab and other regions through networking, best practice sharing and exchange.
Expertise in the following sectors is offered:
  • Water and environment
  • Gender
  • Participatory strategic planning
  • Employment promotion in the informal sector
  • Non-traditional vacation training
  • Monitoring and Evaluation (Results Based Management approaches)
  • Meeting design, facilitation, and moderation
  • Advisory services, back-stopping, process development and management coaching
  • Philanthropy