Global civil society activity in Amman, Jordan

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Amman is the capital and largest city of Jordan and the country's economic, political and cultural centre. With a population of 4,007,526, Amman is the largest city in the Levant region and the fifth-largest city in the Arab world. It is considered to be among the most modernized Arab cities and a major tourist destination.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

20 years

Amman is ranked #174 over a 20 year period,
with 258 meetings since 1998.

2018

Amman is ranked #108 in 2018, with 14 meetings.

Organizations based in Amman

EcoPeace Middle East Est. 1994

Arab Medical Association Against Cancer Est. 2001

Arab Union of Land Transport Est. 1978

Union of Arab Paediatric Societies Est. 1968

Arab Bank Est. 1930

Amman Center for Peace and Development

Federation of Arab Businessmen Est. 1997

Arab Academy of Banking and Financial Sciences Est. 1988

Arab Institute for Training and Research in Statistics Est. 1971

Arab Company for Drug Industries and Medical Appliances Est. 1976

Arab Regional Resource Center on Violence Against Women Est. 2000

Arab Federation for the Consumer

Arab Women's Habitat Network

WFO - Arab Regional Office

Regional Centre on Agrarian Reform and Rural Development for the Near East Est. 1983

Arab Union of Electricity Est. 1987

Arab Thought Forum Est. 1981

American Center of Oriental Research, Amman Est. 1968

Arab Reporters for Investigative Journalism Est. 2005

Islamic World Academy of Sciences Est. 1986

Arab Society for Public Awareness from Dangerous Drugs and Narcotics Est. 1990

Federation of Arab Gynecology Obstetric Societies Est. 1992

Arab Archives Institute Est. 1999

Multilingual Internet Names Consortium

Inter-Islamic Network on Water Resources Development and Management Est. 1987

View More profiles (62 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Past Events in Amman

2019 Congress – Arab Society of Nephrology and Renal Transplantation
2019 Regional Conference on Middle East and North African Sustainable Electricity Pathways – International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis
2018 General Conference – Arab Union of Electricity
2018 Arab International Cement Conference – Arab Union for Cement and Building Materials
2018 Arab Steel Summit – Arab Iron and Steel Union
2018 Annual Conference – Middle East Molecular Biology Society
2018 Biennial Congress – International Academy of Pathology
2018 Annual General Assembly – Conférence des évêques latins dans les régions arabes
2018 Congress – Union of Middle Eastern and Mediterranean Paediatric Societies
2018 Annual Meeting – Arab Monetary Fund
2018 Annual Meeting – Council of Arab Ministers of Finance
2018 Annual Meeting – Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development
2018 Annual Meeting – Arab Investment and Export Credit Guarantee Corporation
2018 Conference – Arab Society for Computer Aided Architectural Design
2017 SESAME Users Meeting – Synchrotron-light for Experimental Science and Applications in the Middle East
2017 Annual International Conference on Transgenerational Trauma – Common Bond Institute
2017 Annual Technical International Conference – Arab Fertilizer Association
2017 Arab Forum on the Prospects of Nuclear Power for Electricity Generation and Seawater Desalination – Arab Atomic Energy Agency
2017 Workshop on Small Modular Reactor Safety and Licensing – International Atomic Energy Agency
2017 Meeting
2016 SESAME Users Meeting – Synchrotron-light for Experimental Science and Applications in the Middle East
2016 Congress – Pan-Arab Osteoporosis Society
2016 Pan-Middle East (MEGMA) Conference on Haemoglobinopathies – Thalassaemia International Federation
2016 Annual International Conference on Transgenerational Trauma – Common Bond Institute
2016 International Workshop on Applications of ICTs in Education, Healthcare and Agriculture – Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

View More Past Events (489 total) in The International Congress Calendar

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