MENACatalyst (MC) is an impact-driven nonprofit creating the conditions necessary for the marginalized to emerge as leaders of positive social impact and effect lasting economic growth across the MENA region. We collaborate with our global donor community and leading organizations on the design and implementation of tailor-made interventions that address the various challenges faced by marginalized communities throughout the MENA region. 

  • How can barriers be reduced or eliminated to bring an effective, efficient, and dynamic collaboration mechanism between different stakeholders?
  • How can the business sector in MENA region make a difference in increasing youth entrepreneurship and employment?
  • How can technology be used to bring economic opportunities to more young people in the MENA region? And how can technology empower SMEs, NGOs, philanthropists and donors to effectively collaborate in order to support youth entrepreneurship and employment?

MENACatalyst (MC) is an impact-driven nonprofit with the vision of creating the conditions necessary for the marginalized to rise up and become leaders of positive social impact and effect lasting economic growth across the MENA region.


MENACatalyst Foundation is an independent non-profit organization with a mission to develop innovative and viable solutions for youth entrepreneurship and employment within and across MENA countries, through bringing effective, efficient and dynamic partnership collaboration among key development stakeholders.

Take a Closer Look
Our Diaspora Community
Our Impact

MENACatalyst develops stories that connect personal narratives to the wider community and regional challenges to achieve social change, thus our impact is threefold;

The Region

Expanding the scope and viability of our 'virtual economy.' Creating strong networks between committed diaspora members and promising Palestinian based startups. Competing at a regional level.

The Community

Increasing employment opportunities through the establishment of a smart and resilient ecosystem, fostering a culture of innovation and collaboration. 

The Individual

Resonate on a human level through our shared startup stories, directly connect with the diaspora through our International Demo Events, and foster the entrepreneurial spirit through guidance with our Mentorship Programs.

"I am thrilled to join MENACatalyst in their efforrts to not only support local startups, but to inspire a new generation of entrepreneurs as the key to unlocking a brighter future!"

Marcelo Diaz Bowen

Angel Investor

"I hope that MENACatalyst will continue helping entrepreneurs all over Palestine, connecting them with the diaspora, business people and with investors."

Iba' Farrah

Founder and CEO of Oregano

Contact Us

We are a group of talented and committed Palestinians from around the world working to build the “Palestinian virtual global economy.”


We do this by establishing collaborations between internationally based business leaders and investors from the Palestinian diaspora with our local based


entrepreneurs and startups. 

Opening Times Sunday to Thursday : 8am - 4pm
Tel Number 0597324330