About us




As part of the Innovation for Change (I4C) global network, the Middle East and North Africa Hub was established in 2017 to be a network of people and organizations who connect, collaborate, interchange ideas, innovations, and resources, and learn together. With vast country coverage throughout the region, The MENA Hub plays a critical role in joining efforts with network members to open the Civic Space and overcome restrictions to civil rights of assembly, association, and speech in the MENA region, through Advocacy, Digital security awareness, resourcing, and knowledge management.


SimSim-Participation Citoyenne


SimSim-Participation Citoyenne is a Moroccan independent non-profit organization established in January 2014. SimSim believes in the effectiveness of using information and communication technology (ICT) and online engagement to enhance communication between citizens, public officials, and public institutions in order to enable citizens to influence government and national policy through democratic means.

Nader Tadros

Seasoned practitioner working on democracy and governance programs; transparency, accountability and participation; rights-based advocacy; gender equality programs, CSO capacity building; public budget transparency, accountability and participation; and monitoring and evaluation of social and democracy programs. Extensive experience in international labor issues and the use of ILO conventions in defending labor rights. Experience working in North America, Middle East and North Africa, Eastern Europe, Sub-Saharan Africa, and Asia. Worked with local, national, and international organizations including local and international CSOs, trade unions, USAID, DRL, ILO, local and national governments, private enterprises, World Bank, United Nations, and European Union.