Organizations/VIPs/Others Individuals and organizations that do not fit into the other star categories.
"The Center for Contemporary Arab Studies (CCAS) is the only academic institution in the United States devoted solely to the study of the modern Arab world. It was established in 1975 as an integral part of Georgetown University's School of Foreign Service, which is the oldest and largest school of international affairs in the United States...
Over the last 25 years, the Center for Contemporary Arab Studies has established itself as the premier source of information on issues concerning the Arab world. In the academic arena, the Center offers more courses on the contemporary Arab world than any other educational institution in the Western world. Its vigorous graduate and undergraduate programs offer more than 75 courses in history, international affairs, economics, development, business, culture and society, as well as the Arabic language and the study of Islam."
"[To be] an invaluable source of accurate, objective and relevant information and analysis about the region that has seen a tumultuous quarter-century."