Media Library:Press Release

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
ROTA hosts iEARN seminar at Qatar University on February 24

Reach Out To Asia (ROTA), Qatar’s leading non-profit organization held a seminar at the Qatar University College of Education, on Sunday, February 24, to brief faculty members about ROTA’s International Education & Resource Network (iEARN)program, and also to update them about the upcoming iEARN conference to be held in Doha, in July, later this year.

24 February 2013
Wheels ‘n’ Heels Family Fun Day

Families from across Qatar took the opportunity toenjoy a fantastic day of free entertainment at the 6th Wheels ‘n’ Heels Family Fun Day on Friday, supported by Flagship Sponsor Maersk Oil and Leadership Sponsor Commercial bank Qatar.

  • Celebrities, sports stars and entertainers unite for charity
  • Qatar ‘Reach Out By Having Fun’
  • Qatar Telecom make magnificent QR150,000 donation
08 February 2013