Expat Groups in United Arab Emirates

Name: Abu Dhabi Tri Club
Description: The home for Swimmers, Cyclists, Runners, Triathletes, Ironmen ... and other athletes in the UAE capital. We're a friendly and active club catering for all nationalities and levels, from beginners to international. It's not formal - just turn up and take part.
Region: Abu Dhabi
Website: http://www.abudhabitriclub.org/
Tags: Sports | Social


Name: Abu Dhabi Women’s Group
Description: To help you experience the best of Abu Dhabi - by providing information and support, organising outings and events, but most importantly, facilitating friendships!
Region: Abu Dhabi
Website: http://www.abudhabiwomensgroup.com/
Tags: Meetings | General | Social | Expat Q&A | Jobs


Name: Black Eagles MC
Description: A members-only club for motorcyclists in Dubai.
Region: Dubai
Website: http://www.bemcuae.com/
Tags: Motorbikes | Meetings | Social


Name: British Business Group
Description: The British Business Group undertakes a wide range of activities from communicating with decision makers to sharing best business practice and arranging business / networking events for its members.
Region: N/A
Website: http://bbg.olasoft.com/
Tags: Networking | Meetings | Social


Name: DSKC Dubai Surfski & Kayak Club
Description: The club has a refreshingly 'non-elitist' approach and encourages anyone with an interest in the sport to become involved. Along with large numbers of South African, Australian and UK paddlers, there are paddlers from a numerous other countries as well.
Region: Dubai
Website: http://www.dskc.hu/portal/
Tags: Sports | Social


Name: Dubai Caledonian Society
Description: The main aims of the Dubai Caledonian Society are to bring to Dubai and the UAE a taste of Scotland, to encourage multi-national ties in both business and social arenas and to raise funds for charities both in Scotland and the UAE.
Region: Dubai
Website: http://www.dubaicaledoniansociety.com/
Tags: Meetings | General | Social | Philanthropy


Name: Dubai Drama Group
Description: The Dubai Drama Group (DDG) is a theatre company run on a not-for-profit basis, which has been presenting plays in Dubai for over 25 years. Our group comprises adults of all ages and theatrical experience levels who come together because of a love of community theatre.
Region: Dubai
Website: http://www.dubaidramagroup.com/
Tags: Theatre | Social


Name: Dubai Irish Society
Description: The Dubai Irish Society was established in 1974 and is one of the earliest established ex pat societies in Dubai. The focus of the Dubai Irish Society is to promote and support Irish Culture and the Irish Community in Dubai.
Region: Dubai
Website: http://irishsocietydubai.com/
Tags: Meetings | General | Social


Name: ExpatWoman
Description: Established in 2002, ExpatWoman.com, is a trusted, free and friendly website helping women and families on their expat journeys. Initially covering the Middle East, we now have websites for Asia and beyond.
Region: N/A
Website: http://www.expatwoman.com/
Tags: Meetings | General | Social


Name: InterNations
Description: This group offers meetings with fellow members, such as evenings out, drinks out, coffee meetings
Region: N/A
Website: http://www.internations.org/abu-dhabi-expats
Tags: General | Expat Q&A | Jobs | Accommodation | Market Place


Name: South African Women’s Association
Description: The South African Women’s Association (SAWA) is an independent group of women dedicated to improving the lives of South African women and their families living in Dubai, by way of various networking and social events.
Region: Dubai
Website: http://www.sawa-uae.org/
Tags: Networking | Meetings | Social


Name: UAE Meetup Groups
Description: UAE Meetup Groups have many groups, enabling expats to share friendships, community, culture and language!
Region: N/A
Website: http://www.meetup.com/cities/ae/dubai/
Tags: Meetings | General | Social




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