Tag Archives: Education

Paris-Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi signs an MoU with Total

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In order to enhance training, lectures, seminars and summer internship opportunities for its students. Abu Dhabi: In line with its strategy to enhance a strong base of its student’s development and build long term networks with entities that support its mission and vision, Paris-Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi , one of the most prestigious universities in the United Arab Emirates, signed …

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The Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation For Education Launches Three New Programs For Underserved Arab Youth Across the Region

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Signing Ceremony with Leading Universities Was Held in the Presence of Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation Becomes One of the Largest Privately Funded Education Initiatives in the World by Investing 1.1Billion USD The Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation for Education, one of the largest privately …

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Cisco University Outreach Program Inspires UAE Youth


As part of its service and commitment to the communities in which it operates, Cisco is conducting a university outreach program in the UAE to help prepare the next generation workforce and inspire and encourage youth to enable themselves with skills suited for the future. The program is fully inclusive and gives particular attention to students located in the more …

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UAE University signs memorandum of understanding with Supreme Legislation Committee

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To uphold rule of law in building society. The UAE University (UAEU) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Supreme Legislation Committee (SLC) to promote a joint action to uphold the role of the law in creating an integrated society based on mutual knowledge. The two sides emphasized the concerted efforts to keep pace with ongoing developments as …

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IDB approves more than US $1 billion for education, agriculture and infrastructure projects

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Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – The Board of Executive Directors of the Islamic Development Bank ( IDB ) announced that it will contribute US $1,1 billion towards new development projects in IDB member countries and Muslim communities in non-member countries. During its 311th session which wrapped up work today in Jeddah, the Board also reviewed IDB ‘s programs, policies …

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International University of Rabat

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On March 23rd, United States Ambassador Dwight L. Bush, Sr. visited the International University of Rabat for its 2016 America Day, where he met with the university’s president Noureddine Mouaddib, toured the campus and held a roundtable with UIR students and faculty. Nearly 200 students took part America Day to learn more about studying in the U.S. through presentations from …

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Education for Employment: A Priority for the region and the world


Turkey: 42 per cent of the global youth labour force is either unemployed or living in poverty, with fewer than one in four young people in work in the Middle East & North Africa region*. This ‘Global Employment Challenge’ was one of a number of issues raised in this year’s Macmillan Education Forum, held in Istanbul on 1st and 2nd …

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Zayed University signs MoU with Marsh to empower the Emirati workforce


Al Ataa sponsorship program to support Zayed University bright talent financially and academically. Zayed University and Marsh , a global leader in insurance broking and risk management, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at Zayed University in Dubai campus in the presence of Robert M. Makhoul, Executive Chairman of Marsh Middle East and North Africa and Professor Reyadh AlMehaideb, …

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D-link takes aim at partner training and education

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Networking Solutions Vendor Targets Aggressive SMB Push With New Training Focus. D-Link Corporation , a global leader in connectivity solutions for small, medium and large enterprise business networking, has announced a new channel strategy that will see the company aggressively reinforce its partner training and education schemes in the Middle East and Africa (MEA). According to the vendor that manufactures …

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WGS 2016: Educationist Dr Sugata Mitra appeals to education decision makers to allow use of the Internet during exams

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Prominent educationist Dr Sugata Mitra appealed to the education decision makers gathered at the ongoing fourth World Education Summit to allow the use of Internet during examinations. He also urged curriculum designers and teachers to embrace the Internet not just as a tool of learning, but to include it as a subject in the curriculum just as any other such …

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