Posted on Mar 18, 2016 in Allgemein

New education program helps Syrian Refugees and Palestinians

QNA_Fakhora_14032016In support of Syrian and Palestinian youth Al Fakhoora, a program of the Education Above Foundation, launched an expansion project in partnership with Dutch NGO Spark. The $28 million program provides 800 Syrian refugees and Palestinians with four years of scholarships.

Al Fakhoora’s new initiative builds on its success in Gaza: Since its launch in 2009 Al Fakhoora enrolled about 600 students into universities in Gaza and provided international scholarships to 30 students.