Meet new people: community groups in Doha

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If public speaking is your thing (or you’re looking to tackle that fear) then join a group to fine tune your skills. There are a few versions - Al Khor, Doha, Qatar and Talking Matters (with events at Oryx Rotana hotel).
Qatar Toastmasters, (5554 7248).

Qatar Professional Women’s Network
This is a great place for career-minded women to network with other career-minded women. They host events throughout the month at various spots in Qatar. Just sign up to their newsletter to find out more.

Doha Mums
Probably the biggest social group in Qatar, Doha Mums has taken the country by storm and welcomed mums and mums-to-be from all over the world into their loving arms. They put on various events all the time for parents to catch up. Membership is QR150 a year. Visit

There is a group of ambassadors for this worldwide initiative in the country who put on dinners and other get-togethers so expats can meet some friendly faces. It’s perfect for newbies.
Sign up at

Doha Tweet-ups
A group of tweeps who get together for a themed evening to meet up outside the cybersphere and promote various causes and activities. All you need to do is tweet!
Visit or follow @DohaTweetups.

By Time Out Doha staff
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