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Whole Earth Web Archive
Starting with a sample set of 50 small nations and extracting their archived web content from the Internet Archive’s total web archive, we have built special search and access features on top of this subcollection and created a dedicated discovery portal for searching and browsing.
Key Resources and Organizations
United Nations Economic Commission for Western Asia (UN-ESCWA)
ESCWA comprises 14 Arab countries in Western Asia and works to support and promote cooperation and economic and social development in the countries of the region.
League of Arab States
Arab League, informal name of the League of Arab States, a voluntary association of independent countries whose peoples are mainly Arabic speaking. Its stated purposes are to strengthen ties among the member states, coordinate their policies, and promote their common interests.
Arab Maghreb Union
Focused in northern Africa, the AMU works toward realization of the free movement of persons, services, goods and capital between member states and the adoption of a common policy which aims at ensuring industrial development, agricultural, commercial and social development of member states.
With a focus on African democracy, unity, and economy and development, The AU strives to promote and protect human and peoples' rights in accordance with the African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights and other relevant human rights instruments, as well as establish the necessary conditions which enable the continent to play its rightful role in the global economy and in international negotiations.
Middle East NGOs (from Duke University Libraries)
Select "Middle East" from regions to filter down to Asian organizations. No claims to completeness or representative sample size are made.