Since its inception, the AlManarah Association has been honored with many awards and honors for its efforts towards improving the status of people with disabilities. The following are a few of the major honors our organization has recieved:
The Zero Project Award
In February 2018, AlManarah Digital Library received the Zero Project Award as the best initiatives to Access to information, at the Zero Project Organization annual conference, which was held at the United Nations center in Vienna.
The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Award
In May 2017, AlManarah Digital Library received the Prestigious Award of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, the Governer of Dubai, as the best initiative for promoting the Arabic Language and Access to Information.
Fellowship of ASHOKA
In 2009, Founder & Director of AlManarah, Abbass Abbass was selected as the first Arab Isreali Fellow of Ashoka - Innovators for the Public, the leading organization for social entrepreneurs, for his unique initiatives at AlManarah Association.
United Nations Special Advisor
In 2016 AlManarah was awarded UN consultative status and became a member of ECOSOC - the Economic and Social Council.