Tuesday , 25 September 2018

Tag Archives: Education

Dubai Cares partners with Varkey GEMS Foundation to train and develop teachers across the developing world

The VGF Teacher Training Programme is committed to train 250,000 teachers over the next 10 years Dubai Cares has entered into a strategic agreement with the Varkey GEMS Foundation to train and develop teachers across the developing world. Under the agreement, The Varkey GEMS Foundation (VGF) and Dubai Cares will launch a country-based teacher-training intervention that will seek to boost …

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NCSI conducts workshop to align Education and Cultural Statistics to Global Standard

ISCED 2011 workshop held in cooperation with National Commission for Education, Culture and Science and UNESCO A collaborative four day workshop organized by the National Centre for Statistics and Information (NCSI) in cooperation with Omani National Commission for Education, Culture and Science and the UNESCO office in Doha kicked-off yesterday morning. The workshop is titled “The International Standard Classification of …

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GU-Q Alumna Al-Subaey Receives Education Excellence Gold Medal in Qatar

Georgetown alumna Ghada Khalifa Al-Subaey (SFS-Q’13) recently received the Gold Medal in the Distinguished University Student category at the Education Excellence Day (EED) Awards annual ceremony in Qatar. Al-Subaey was an International Politics major who graduated from Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) with a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service degree, with Latin Honors. While a student, Al-Subaey was a …

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QAPCO and Qatar University Strengthen their Partnership with New Agreement

Qatar Petrochemical Company (QAPCO) Q.S.C. and the College of Engineering at Qatar University are taking an innovative approach for collaboration between academia and industry by signing a new agreement that details all existing and new initiatives for 2014. Within the scope of this agreement six university projects will be funded by the Petrochemical giant providing extra financial and technical support …

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Nahayan to inaugurate Abu Dhabi University’s Career Fair 2014 today

His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, Minister of Culture, Youth and Social Development, Vice-President of Abu Dhabi University ‘s Board of Trustees, is scheduled to inaugurate today (Tuesday 11th March) the annual ” Abu Dhabi University Career Fair 2014″. Held under His Excellency’s patronage and sponsored by “Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank” as the Diamond sponsor and “Abu Dhabi Media …

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AlFaisal Without Borders Foundation stages first Qatar Schools Forum for pilot Destination ImagiNation life skills program

Forum features participating students and teachers giving enthusiastic feedback on the program and a live demo of teamwork meeting a typical DI program challenge AlFaisal Without Borders (ALF) Foundation staged the first Qatar Schools Forum for its pilot Destination ImagiNation (DI) life skills initiative, which has been rolled out in seven schools in Qatar with 230 pupils taking part in …

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AfricanBrains presents – Next Generation Africa 2014 – 9-11 September, Monrovia, Liberia

AfricanBrains is delighted that President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has chosen to work with us to organise Next Generation Africa 2014. This is because of the outstanding portfolio and achievement of AfricanBrains in bringing government leaders and captains of industry together. Our last 4 ministerial summits in Gaborone, Amman, Cape Town and Victoria Falls have attracted over 75 ministers and deputies …

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AUD the First University in Dubai to Get Smart Chip Attestation of its Certificates

The American University in Dubai (AUD) became the first university in Dubai to start applying the second-generation ‘Smart Chip’ attestation of its certificates. The move aims to link the database of the university with the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research’s, and maintain the data of students, their certificates, transcripts and previous credentials in the database of the …

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Dubai Municipality signs MoU with Canadian University

MoU signing in the presence of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum In the presence of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and U.A.E. Minister of Finance, Dubai Municipality and the Canadian University signed a memorandum of understanding to promote scientific and practical relations between the two parties. The signing of the agreement came …

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Oman: Ratio of Teachers to Students Doubles over 10 years

Number of Teachers in public schools rose from 30,000 in 2002 to 59,000 in 2012 Spending by the Ministry of Education rises dramatically over study period Number of students enrolled in public schools declines since 2002 Muscat | 23 February 2014: A study recently released by the National Center for Statistics and Information (NCSI) reveals a dramatic increase in the …

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