Brussels V Conference – Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region

The European Union and the United Nations will co-chair the fifth Brussels Conference on “Supporting the future of Syria and the region” on 29 and 30 March 2021. In view of COVID-19 restrictions, the Conference will take place in a virtual format. The overarching objective of the Brussels Conferences is to continue supporting the Syrian people and mobilise the international community in support of a comprehensive and credible political solution to the Syria conflict, in line with UN Security...
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EDU-SYRIA / EDU-JORDAN Distributes 221 Laptops for its Students

Thursday, 25 march 2021 EDU-SYRIA / EDU-JORDAN Programme handed out 221 laptops to its students from Syrian refugees who are studying for Bachelor’s degree at Zarqa University. Most of the laptops were distributed to students living in refugee camps, where 101 students from Zaatari camps and 26 from Al-Azraq Camp and 17 from Al-Emirati camp received a laptop. Furthermore, the programme also awarded 77 students, who are the top three students in each major by handing them a laptop t...
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GJU President Hand out Laptops to EDU-SYRIA / EDU-JORDAN Students

Tuesday, 23 march 2021 Under the patronage of the German Jordanian university president, Prof. Dr. Manar Fayyad, EDU-SYRIA / EDU-JORDAN Programme handed out 23 laptops to its Master’s students from Syrian refugees and underprivileged Jordanians at the German Jordanian University. This awarding is part of the EDU-SYRIA / EDU-JORDAN programme initiative to support its students during online learning by providing access to their lessons. The initiative will hand out 379 Lenovo laptops, value...
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EDU-SYRIA Laptop Distribution at Jordan University of Science and Technology & Yarmouk University

Thanks to the @EUinJordan, a shipment of 379 just arrived at our offices to support our students from refugee camps and underprivileged Jordanians in online learning! 61 laptops got distributed yesterday to our students at Jordan University of Science and Technology and Yarmouk University according to a research conducted by the programme.
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Launching Entrepreneurship Training Scholarship Programme

EDU-SYRIA/EDU-JORDAN in partnership with Luminus ShamalStart is launching the Entrepreneurship Training Scholarship Program (ETSP) today the 7th of March 2021. This program focuses on giving entrepreneurs, both Syrian and Jordanian an opportunity to innovate and create, to turn their ideas into a start-up. EDU-SYRIA III, a cooperation between Luminus ShamalStart and EDU-SYRIA is a European Union funded project that aims to educate and empower. Luminus ShamalStart will help train and incubat...
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Academic Meeting Via ZOOM Platform

The Academic Committee of the Syrian / Jordanian Education Program EDU-SYRIA held an academic meeting with the students of the program at Zarqa University last Thursday, corresponding to 25/2/2021 through the ZOOM virtual communication platform. The meeting was divided in two separate sessions headed by the academic official in the program, Dr. Ala’ Khalifeh, and the academic couch at Zarqa University, Mr. Ibrahim Al Hariri, and the presence of nearly one hundred students from the program at Za...
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EDU-SYRIA Students Win Second Place In Hult Prize

A group of EDU-SYRIA students participated in Hult Prize international at Zarqa University level, and won the second place. The students Fatima al-Rayyes, Rahma al-Masri, Ayat al-Hussein and their Jordanian colleague Malak Murshid formed the team “Passion MARF, which discussed the sustainable nutrition and food security. It is worth noting that these three students were not the only ones among our students who participated in this competition. Three other students participated in the ECO...
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EDU-SYRIA III First Consortium Management Meeting

Amman, on December 15th, 2020, EDU-SYRIA team held virtually the first consortium management meeting for EDU-SYRIA III project. The meeting aims at discussing the project’s progress and opens a discussion venue among the partners. The EU higher education programme manager Dr. Dhiah Abou-Tair welcomed GJU president and director of EDU-SYRIA programme Prof.  Manar Fayyad, Ms.Maria Rosa, the Attaché of the Regional Trust Fund in Response to the Syrian Crisis, the  'Madad Fund...
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