Saturday , 25 May 2019

Partnerships

ESCWA Economic Trends in the Region 2011- 2012

During a press briefing to highlight the main findings of the “Survey of Economic and Social Development in the ESCWA Region 2011-2012,” held this morning at the U.N. House in Beirut, Mr. Abdullah Al-Dardari, Director of Economic Development and Globalization Division (EDGD) said that all-time high oil revenue amidst the Arab Spring resulted in growth polarization between major oil exporters …

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Africa ‘needs more nuanced science cooperation with Europe’

This article was originally published on the SciDev.Net Website 0n 16 July 2012. By: Marc McIlhone – AfricanBrains Traditionally Europe’s only cooperation with Africa on Science has been through funding for research. This needs to change and a more strategic alliance in this area needs to be created if African Science is to become more sustainable. European science cooperation with Africa needs …

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A road map to sponsoring Gulf gifted students

  Educational institutions efforts fall short of the political leaderships aspirations “Gulf state leaderships attach great importance to giftedness as boarding pass to the knowledge society and sustainable development, but Education ministries and academic institutions need to materialize the leaderships interest and implement practical steps to organize gifted learning process” DR Ali Al-Qarni general manger of the Arab bureau of …

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EU Ambassador to Jordan: EU – Jordan Relation is Unique

The lecture which was attended by a host of diplomats, government officials and private and public sector representatives tackled the unique bond between the EU and the Kingdom which according to the European Union Ambassador is “at its best.” AMMAN July 16, 2012 HE Ms Joanna Wronecka, Head of Delegation of the European Union/EU Ambassador stressed on the strong and …

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Media Invitation: African Women Economic Summit 2012

Media Invitation: African Women Economic Summit 2012/ Online Press Conference / African Development Bank and New faces New Voices Invite you to an Online Press Conference Join us for the online press conference and ask your questions live In partnership with the African Development Bank (AfDB) , New Faces New Voices (NFNV) is hosting its second African Women Economic Summit …

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Prince Alwaleed Meets Twitter Management in New York

HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud, Chairman of Kingdom Holding Company ( KHC ), met with Mr. Dick Costolo, CEO of Twitter, Mr. Ali Rowghani, CFO of Twitter and Mr. Suhail Rizvi from Twitter at The Plaza Hotel in New York on Monday 6th February 2012 during His Royal Highness’s trip to the U.S. Prince Alwaleed was accompanied …

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2012 UNEP Ozone Africa Media Award is open! / Call for Entries / Register now – Eight (8) more weeks to go

Institutions and individuals in each country and region have made major contributions to the protection of the ozone layer, and implementation of the Montreal Protocol and their stories must be told. The Ozone Africa Media Award recognizes outstanding contributions by the media to the phase out of Ozone Depleting Substances and the Ozone layer protection in Africa by promoting understanding …

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Presidential Affairs Ministry of Abu Dhabi provides Egypt’s Al-Azhar with AED $42 million

The construction of Al Azhar library will act as the kick-off project for $3 billion commitment signed last year The Ministry of Presidential Affairs on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Egypt’s Al-Azhar to provide $42 million in funds to support the University’s educational and cultural projects. This initiative comes as part of the $3 billion commitment signed …

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Byblos Bank Awards the Winners of “Your Entrepreneurship Project” Contest

For the second consecutive year, Byblos Bank awarded the winners of the “Your Entrepreneurship Project” contest launched in March 2010 in cooperation with Kafalat and the Faculty of Business Administration at the Antonine University. Through this contest, Byblos Bank aims at developing a sense of innovation and entrepreneurship among young students, and enticing them to lead a project until its …

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Global Entrepreneurship Week Planned for Qatar

  GEW Qatar Board to organize week of activities to promote entrepreneurship Doha, Qatar July 4, 2012: Qatar will join over 100 other countries in participating in Global Entrepreneurship Week, a worldwide initiative that celebrates the innovators and job creators who launch startup businesses and drive economic growth. This will be the first year in which Qatar has had a …

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