Media Library: Press Releases

The 20th Annual iEARN Conference concludes with a call to increase use of technology in education
The 20th Annual iEARN (International Education and Resource Network) International Conference and 17th Youth Summit, organized by  Reach Out To Asia (ROTA), successfully concluded on  July 5 at Qatar National Convention Center with participants agreeing to increase relevant usage of technologies in education to reach out, learn and build a better world together.
10 July 2013
ROTA Chairperson visits Cambodia to assess school project
Reach Out To Asia Chairperson Her Excellency Sheikha Mayassa bint Hamad Al Thani, recently visited the "Hun Sen - ROTA" school, in Kandal province in the Kingdom of Cambodia, to assess one of the largest and most important educational ROTA projects.  
03 July 2013
Sheikh Mohammed Bin Abdulla Al Thani Becomes The First Qatari To Summit Mount Everest
Sheikh Mohammed Bin Abdulla Al Thani,  Reach Out To Asia (ROTA) brand ambassador, returns victorious after becoming the first Qatari to summit the world’s highest mountain-Mount Everest at an altitude of 8,848 m.
23 May 2013
ROTA volunteers reflect on Cambodia experience
Reach Out To Asia (ROTA) today celebrated the success of its recent volunteer trip to Cambodia by hosting a Reflection Event for volunteers, parents and school officials involved in the visit.
14 May 2013
ROTA-VCU-Q volunteers depart for Indonesia trip
Qatar’s pioneering not-for-profit educational organization, Reach Out To Asia (ROTA) is fostering the spirit of volunteerism in Qatar by partnering with the Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar (VCU-Q) to send 25 student and faculty volunteers on a 7-day trip to visit a ROTA-funded technical and vocational education project in Indonesia.
13 May 2013
ROTA-CNAQ Volunteers Departs to Tunisia
Organized by Reach Out To Asia (ROTA) Qatar’s leading non-profit organization, and sponsored by Vodafone Qatar, the trip is a part of an agreement signed between ROTA and the CNAQ in April 2011, aimed at promoting mutual, educational development and service cooperation in order to address mutual needs on a reciprocal basis of respect, independence and equal status of each party.
02 May 2013
5 ROTA students, and professors take part in Tasmeem Doha 2013
This year’s international design conference – Tasmeem Doha 2013, organized by Virginia Commonwealth University (VCUQatar) has been a memorable event for Reach Out To Asia (ROTA),Qatar’s leading non-profit organization. Tasmeem Doha 2013 held from 10 to 17 March, 2013 brought together leading scholars, designers and artists, but the event was made special with the participation of 5 ROTA students from Indonesia and Afghanistan along with their professors.
15 April 2013
Curtain falls on EMPOWER 2013 with focus on water cooperation
Curtains were drawn on yet another successful edition of Empower Youth Conference with future youth leaders converging at the Qatar National Convention Center for the end of three days of the conference, sponsored by Msheireb Properties
30 March 2013
EMPOWER Youth Conference 2013 to kick-off on 28 March
The 5th EMPOWER Youth Conference 2013 on Leadership, Service Learning and Global Citizenship, organized by Qatar’s leading educational not-for-profit organization Reach Out To Asia (ROTA), begins at the Qatar National Convention Center (QNCC) on Thursday 28 March
28 March 2013
ROTA brings youth to the forefront at EMPOWER 2013
Reach Out To Asia (ROTA), a Qatar-based NGO promoting education in Asia, today hosted a press conference for local and international media to outline exciting plans for the 5th EMPOWER Youth Conference taking place at the Qatar National Convention Center (QNCC) between 28th- 30th March.
19 March 2013