Welcome to the American Women’s Association of Qatar (AWAQ)! Founded in 1979, the AWAQ is a vibrant and active group for women living in Doha. We provide a variety of ongoing activities and events, and partner with the wider Qatar community through our volunteer programs. We welcome new members year-round, so if you're recent arrival to Doha, we'd love to help you adapt to your new life here and introduce you to new friends and worthwhile experiences. Beyond our broader mission statement, we're dedicated to our global community, and invite you to join us today!
Our October General Meeting will focus on Breast Cancer and Colon Cancer Awareness. A panel of guest speakers will discuss the importance of early breast and colon cancer detection, treatment and services available in Doha, free mammogram and colonoscopy exams, and life after mastectomy. If you'r...Read More
The first general meeting of the year is on September 18, 2017. Registration is open until Thursday morning at 9am so we can provide an accurate number of guests to the hotel. Please register ASAP! We look forward to seeing everyone! The theme for the meeting is Back to School!Read More
The United States and Canada are suffering right now. Hurricane Harvey and wildfires in the US and Canada have affected thousands upon thousands of people. We all know someone affected by one or both of these disasters. Our hearts go out to everyone affected. The road to recovery for Texas and Lo...Read More