The First Toastmasters Club of Qatar


Doha toastmasters club is the first club to start the Gavel club, “Doha Gavels club (DGC)” and the first school-based gavel club Birla Gavel club in Qatar; to impart communication and leadership skills among children in the age group of 12 to 18 years.

DGC produced many Champion speakers and our Gavellier have won many championship for youth in public speaking.

Doha Gavels Club
Doha Gavels is the first Gavel club established as a Community Service Initiative of Doha Toastmasters. The mission of Doha Gavels is to enhance personal development in gavelliers and to help them improve their skills in public speaking & leadership.
The club meets on 2nd and the 4thSaturday of every month from 2:45 pm to 5 pm at the Skills Development Centre, New Salata.
 Doha Gavel Club is a Platform for young and budding speakers of the future, it is a club dedicated to developing the leadership & communication Skills of youngsters between the age of 12 to 18 years. It is a learn by doing club, wherein youngsters are encouraged to participate in activities including Speech preparation & Delivery, Evaluation,Debate, Just A Minute or JAM, Table topics etc . Ample opportunities to practice their newly acquired skills are on offer during each meeting in the form of role play such as Gavelier of the Day or Master of ceremonies, , Sergeant at Arms, Evaluator, General Evaluator, Table topics master, listener, Grammarian, Timer , Ah Counter etc.
The current Councilor of the Club Is TM Anil Nair, CC ALB, he has been a member of Doha Toastmasters since 2003, He is the Past Asst Director Club Growth Div Q 2015-16,Past Area 28 Governor (2015-16) Past President of Doha Club (2011-2012), Past Ambassador of Revitalized Education Program.