The PRME Middle East and North Africa, or PRME Chapter MENA, was initially discussed at the 1st PRME MENA Regional Forum in 2011, hosted by the American University in Cairo School of Business (Egypt). In 2012, it was officially endorsed by participants at the 2nd PRME MENA Regional Forum, organised by USEK (Lebanon). The goals of the PRME MENA Chapter included offering a faculty development programme as part of the 3rd PRME MENA Regional Forum, which took place November 2013 at the University of Dubai (UAE). The PRME Chapter MENA became formally established following the 4th PRME MENA Regional Forum, ”Regional and Local Challenges for Responsible Management Education,” which took place at ESCA School of Management, in Casablanca, Morocco in November 2014.
The 5th PRME MENA Regional Forum was hosted by Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Graduate School of Business, German Jordan University, in 2015.
The 6th PRME MENA Regional Forum was hosted by School of Business, the American University in Cairo, in 2016.
The 7th PRME MENA Regional Forum took place at The American University of Beirut in 2017.
The 8th PRME MENA Regional Forum took place at Zayed University in 2018 under the theme of "Social Enterprise in Support of the UN SDGs".
A Provisional Committee to has been formed in September 2021 to revitalize the PRME Middle East and North Africa - MENA Chapter
PRME MENA CHAPTER PROVISIONAL COMMITTEE
Yaprak Anadol, Assistant Professor, Dubai Business School, University of Dubai, UAE (Chair)
Wasseem Abaza, Zayed University, Dubai, UAE (Vice-Chair)
VACANT (Chapter Secretary)
Agata Stachowicz-Stanusch, Professor, Canadian University Dubai, UAE (Head of Research)
Hatem Masri, Dean, College of Business Administration, University of Bahrain, Kingdom of Bahrain
Islam Faisal, Al Falah University, Dubai, UAE
John Katsos, Associate Professor of Business Law and Ethics, School of Business Administration (SBA), American University of Sharjah, UAE
Shihanah AlMutairi, Assistant Professor of Marketing, College of Business & Economics, American University of Kuwait, Kuwait
Yussra Jamjoom, Vice President for Female Campus, University of Business Technology, Saudi Arabia
Yusuf Sidani, Interim Dean, Suliman S. Olayan School of Business, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
Chair: Yaprak Anadol, Assistant Professor, Dubai Business School, University of Dubai, UAE (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Vice-Chair: Wasseem Abaza, Zayed University, Dubai, UAE (email@example.com)