- [mēˈdan] Arabic
- 1. A town square
- 2. A gathering place
Meedan designs creative tools
for globally minded journalists and educators.
Coverage of our past work
It’s a lovely idea: a social-networking site with automatic translation bolted on. That’s [news.meedan.net], a gathering place for English and Arabic speakers who want to exchange thoughts on Middle East issues.— New York Times Magazine
But even if a breadth and depth of opinion, analysis and comment is developing on the Arabic web, it's all lost on the English speaking world. Into this gap enters Meedan.— Al Jazeera