CAI News

  • CAI Report on Religion and Marital Status.  Read the full report here.
  • Farouk Chebib is CAI's July Canadian Arab to Watch!  Read the full article here.
  • CAI Welcomes Six New Interns. Read more about it here.

Canadian Arab to Watch

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Farouk Chebib is CAI’s July Canadian Arab to Watch,  for promoting multiculturalism

Who would you nominate for next month?

Upcoming Events

June 21 - January 25: Exhibit - Cairo Under Wraps - Early Islamic Textile, at the Royal Ontario Museum.   Almost 80 precious Early Islamic textiles dating from the 7th to 14th centuries – including rare examples of clothing – are featured in this original exhibition of ROM material. Learn more about the exhibit HERE.

September 19-21: CAI is proud to partner with the Arab Development Initiative (ADI) which will be presenting its 3rd annual Envision Arabia Summit 2014 (EAS14) in Montreal.  Learn more about the event HERE

September 27: CAI's 2nd Professional Development Conference for Canadian Arab Youth, Ryerson University, Toronto  Providing a forum for discussion of challenges facing Canadian Arab youth in the professional marketplace and the development of professional skills through networking with, and mentoring by established Canadian Arabs. Stay tuned for more details.

December 4: CAI's Gala Concert, Sultans and Divas, Koerner Hall, Toronto.  CAI's first-ever cultural event featuring a tapestry of Canadian Arab artists and showcasing their talent and vibrant contributions to this country.  Buy your tickets HERE.


  • July 28
    Mona Nemer receives the Order of Canada.
  • July 28
    The Canadian Arab Institute wishes a lovely Eid Mubarak to those celebrating!
  • July 23
    Wraps, Fashion and Cairo: An Exhibit and Lecture at the ROM.