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!
In order to vote in the November 2016 elections, all overseas U.S. citizens need to have completed a Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) in 2016. Please follow the link below. https://www.fvap.gov/citizen-voterRead More
The 2015-2016 AWAQ Board is committed to making next year engaging, interesting, and fun for all our members. This summer we will all be working on updates to the website and Facebook page to ensure they are user-friendly and useful. We will be planning the monthly meetings, events, and activities s...Read More
Doha News reported this week that meteorologists in Doha expect "above normal" temperatures here and across the region for the next three months. With climate change affecting weather conditions worldwide, experts fear that temperatures could become especially problematic for the Gulf region, rende...Read More