The Arab World Geographer
Le géographe du monde arabe


A publishing resource for geographers

Geography Departments and Research Centres
Geographers Associations
Websites with useful links
Newspapers and newssites
Websites with bibliographical information
Intergovernmental organizations

Non-profit organizations

A publishing resource for geographers

Geography Departments and Research Centres
Institut de recherche sur le Maghreb contemporain (IRMC)

Middle East Academic Programs, Centers and Institutes

Africa Studies Programs

Geography Departments Worldwide
A searchable database at the Department of Geography, University of Innsbruck (Austria)

Geographers Associations
International Geographical Union
Middle East Studies Association of North America

Association of American Geographers

Saudi Geographic Society


Professional organizations 

Websites with useful links

Nice geographical links, at Globis Universiteit Utrecht

Geosource: web resources for geographers, planners, geoscientists and environmental scientists (Library Centre Uithof (BCU), Utrecht University)


Internet Resources for Geographers, maintained by Anita Howard and Kenneth Foote of the Department of Geography at the University of Colorado at Boulder 

Registry of Earth and Environmental Science Internet Resources
maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey

Arab World (Academia)

Middle-East Network Information Center
an outstanding and comprehensive site with links to numerous sites in each country
including culture and arts, education and universities, government and politics, associations and organizations, news and media, business and finance

Universities of Arab Countries

Asian Studies WWW Virtual Library (Australian National University, Canberra)


Linkspage Habitat International Coaliton 


Arab World (General websites)

Al Bawaba, The Middle East Gateway                  English / Arabic


List of geographical journals maintained by Jeroen Bosman, Utrecht University  

List of geographical journals, Resources for geographers, University of Colorado, at Boulder 

Cybergeo: European Journal of Geography (online)

The Canadian Journal of African Studies

Journal of Central Asian Studies

Newspapers and Newssites
Al Arab
in english:

Arabic News

and many many more (in different language) to be found at the
News and Media page maintained by the Middle-East Network Information Center

Websites with bibliographical information
Water Resources in the Middle East: a bibliography
(United Nations Dag Hammarskjöld Library)
virtual library Migration and Ethnic Relations
(European Research Centre on Migration and Ethnic Relations ERCOMER)

Intergovernmental organisations
United Nations

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees  UNHCR


UN system of organizations

International Monetary Fund

World Bank

World Trade Organization

International Organization for Migration IOM

Non-profit organisations

The Arab American Institute


Habitat International Coalition:  Housing and Land Rights Network

Middle East/North Africa Program 

Suggestions are welcome!

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