About Faraasha

Faraasha is run by Annemarie van Geel. Annemarie is an arabist specialised in gender & the socio-political landscape of the Gulf region & in the Arab-Israeli conflict.

Faraasha aims to improve leaders’ and policy-makers’ understanding of the gendered, social and political landscape of the Middle East (with a special interest interest in the Gulf region & the Arab-Israeli conflict), so that their (inter)actions are well-informed, creating more space for international cooperation, dialogue, & mutual understanding.

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What We Do


- research-based policy-advice & strategic analysis
- trainings & workshops
- shaping public opinion

on the gendered, social, and political landscape of the Gulf region & the broader Middle East.

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