Friends of the Earth Middle East ranked in TOP 100 NGO's
2013-01-27
MEDIA RELEASE
 
Friends of the Earth Middle East ranked in TOP 100 NGO's
 
January 27, 2013
Friends of the Earth Middle East (FoEME) is honored to have been named one of the Top 100 NGOs in the world by The Global Journal in their 2013 edition.
 
The Global Journal Top 100 NGOs list is the first comprehensive ranking of organizations operating within the non-profit world. A Geneva and New York based organization, their definition of NGO's are operational or advocacy focused non-profit organizations active at the local, national or international level. This year, they considered a pool of approximately 450 NGOs based on three key criteria: impact, innovation and sustainability.
 
The 2013 list of Top 100 NGOs features organizations from 27 countries that work across a range of sectors. FoEME is pleased to report that we received the highest ranking of NGOs based in the Middle East.
 
[Friends of the Earth Middle East is a unique regional organization that brings together Jordanian, Palestinian, and Israeli environmentalists. Our primary objective is the promotion of cooperative efforts to protect our shared environmental heritage. In so doing, we seek to advance both sustainable regional development and the creation of necessary conditions for lasting peace in our region. FoEME has offices in Amman, Bethlehem, and Tel-Aviv, and is a member of Friends of the Earth International, the largest grassroots environmental organization in the world.]
 
 
For more information: Mira Edelstein, Foreign Media Officer, mira@foeme.org 054-6392937