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Special Commissions

Jordan Youth Association
Establishment Date:
Solidarity Fund for Military Retirees and Veterans
Establishment Date: 1974
Goals: Improve the economic and social conditions for the military retirees and their families within the available resources. Benefit from the retirees experiences in all fields. Rehabilitate the retirees in all areas, especially in information technology in order to enable them to merge into the civil society in the business area. Provide financial facilities for the retirees to enable them buy their needs by installments.
Quds protection association
Establishment Date: 1996
Goals: Reconstruction of Ramshackle buildings in the old town in Quds in order to let the residents in Quds stabilize.
Union of Arab Jurists
Establishment Date: 1975
Goals: Improve the Arabic laws and determined its expressions. Conduct seminars, conferences, and training courses about legal, jurisdictional, International Humanitarian Law and human rights. Provide the experience and the legal support for the Arabic institutions and entities concerned with achieving justice in order to improve their performance and develop their efficiency. Improve the legal research to keep up with the scientific development of the legal ideology and support righting, translating, and publication in this area. Contribute in reviving the Arabic and Islamic legal legacy. Support efforts heading to the publication and the application of the International Humanitarian Law which call for respecting human rights and spreading the culture of toleration. Issue magazines and bulletins specialized in the legal issues in order to spread publicize the legal culture.
INJAZ for creation of economic opportunities for Jordanian youth
Establishment Date: 1999
Goals: To inspire and prepare youth to become productive members of their society and accelerate the development of the national economy.”
Royal Health Awareness Society
Establishment Date: 2005
Goals: increasing health awareness and empowering Jordanians society to make healthy decisions, facilitating access to health information and knowledge, encouraging active living, integrating physical activity into daily life, promoting appropriate diets and proper nutrition and promoting and maintaining a safe environment.
King Hussein Foundation (KHF)
Establishment Date: 1999
Goals: Providing humanitarian services that reflect King Hussein's humanitarian vision and heritage in continuation of his lifelong vision and efforts for peace, sustainable development of society and dialogue of cultures through national and regional programs that promote education, leadership, economic empowerment, participation in decision-making and commitment to address the human development crisis.
The Royal Marine Conservation Society of Jordan (JREDS)
Establishment Date: 1995
Goals: Conveying the society’s message to all segments of the society on the importance of preserving marine environment and how to preserve it, cooperating with concerned entities to preserve Jordan’s marine environment, implementing Programes to raise awareness among citizens, especially the youth, on marine environment and how to preserve it, encouraging studies and research on marine environment in Jordan, and encouraging sustainable development of natural resources in Jordan.
Jordan River Foundation
Establishment Date: 1995
Goals: Promoting, in partnership with stakeholders, the development of a dynamic Jordanian society by initiating and supporting sustainable social, economic and cultural programmes that empower communities and individuals based on their needs and priorities.
Jordanian National Forum for Women
Establishment Date: 1995
Goals: Enhancing the status of Jordanian women through raising awareness and training in the political, legislative, health, economic and environmental fields through implementing the national women strategy in Jordan and any other national strategies.
Royal Institute for Inter-Faith Studies (RIIFS)
Establishment Date: 1994
Goals: Providing a venue in the Arab world for the interdisciplinary study and rational discussion of religion and religious issues, with particular reference to Christianity in Arab and Islamic society, in addition to the contribution of Non-Muslim Arabs and others in enriching the Arab Islamic culture.
The National Committee for Women's Affairs
Establishment Date: 1992
Goals: Enhancing the social status of women and underlining the importance of their participation, increasing and developing the status of women in the economic life, enhancing the legal status of women, and increasing women participation in the political life.
Jordan Hashemite Charity Organisation (JHCO)
Establishment Date: 1990
Goals: Conveying the message of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan in Arab communities and showing it, fostering the relations between the people of Jordan and Arab and Islamic communities, deepening solidarity and cooperation at Arab and Islamic levels, through combating poverty, sickness and ignorance, in addition to contributing to the dissemination of Arab and Islamic culture in the international arena.
Noor Al-Hussien Foundation (NHF)
Establishment Date: 1985
Goals: To create a spirit of creativity among Jordanian citizens by cultivating a sense of awareness of the importance of sustainable development. The Foundation is also active in the areas of individual health, support of small enterprises and programs for the employment of Jordanian women.
Jordan National Gallery of Fine Arts
Establishment Date: 1980
Goals: Encouraging cultural diversity, disseminating artistic knowledge and promoting art from the Islamic and developing countries.
Jordanian Hashemite Fund for Human Development (JOHUD)
Establishment Date: 1977
Goals: To raise awareness in order to encourage everyone to participate in addressing the phenomenon of poverty in Jordan and to combat it and to work to mitigate the negative effects of social and economic changes affecting the lives of the poor as well as the right to participate in decisions affecting their lives and affect them especially the poor and the marginalized in addition to access to and sustainability of resources to overcome local challenges because poor access to resources empowers them and helps them overcome the problems they face. IFAD plays a supportive and facilitating role in empowering the poor
The Royal Society for the Conservation of Nature (RSCN)
Establishment Date: 1966
Goals: The establishment and management of national parks and reserves, to preserve the beauty of nature and protect the land areas of Jordan, to restore endangered species of animals, to take care of wildlife and protect it for scientific and tourism purposes and the safety of the living system; and to implement the law of agriculture provisions for the protection of birds and wild animals; The protection and monitoring system in the association, and raising the awareness of citizens about the importance of protecting the environment and encouraging them to participate in the implementation of the objectives of the association, and the introduction of the concepts of environmental education and nature protection in the curricula of education in cooperation with the Ministry of Education and the establishment of nature protection clubs in schools, cooperation to fight pollution and work to balance the use of natural resources and maintain their integrity and existence.
King Hussein Orphanage Charitable Organisation/ Irbid
Establishment Date: 1956
Goals: Sheltering orphans of martyrs and other citizens who meet the orphanage requirements (orphans who were denied the sympathy of the father and tenderness of the mother). This shelter is for social protection, educating them and offering a helping hand in order to allow orphans make their way in life, like other individuals and also in order to guarantee a proper path for them to follow against the dangers of social and moral deviation.
Tkiyet Um Ali
Establishment Date: 2003
Goals: - Combating hunger and helping to achieve food security in Jordan.
- To provide funding for Tikya programs through various sources of donations and sources of sustainable financing.
- Raising awareness of the issue of combating hunger and mobilizing the necessary support to support efforts in this field through awareness campaigns carried out by Takiya and Goodwill Ambassadors to combat hunger in Jordan and the region.
- Building partnerships with civil society institutions and government and private institutions to strengthen efforts to combat hunger.