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UNRWA Launches 2019 Emergency Appeals and Budget Requirement Totaling US$ 1.2 billion
The Commissioner-General of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), Pierre Krähenbühl, today called for a total of US$ 1.2 billion to fund the
Syrian Acting Ambassador: Jordan raises the level of diplomatic representation in Syria
Aloush: Jordanian-Syrian relations should be distinct nevertheless the reality of the situation does not reflect this Aloush: There are those who don’t have an interest in bringing together Arab
EU and UNESCO support free expression through radio
With funding support from the European Union, UNESCO representative in Jordan and the European Union ambassador attended the opening of the new radio Al Balad studios in Amman last Sunday. As part of
Ten Jordanian NGOs receive human rights media grants
Ten Jordanian civil society organizations - winners of a sub grant competition aimed at using media to advance human rights - signed grant agreements totaling 250,000 Euros in the presence of the
280,000 Jordanians visited Turkey last year
The Turkish ambassador to Jordan Murat Karagöz said that 280,000 Jordanians visited Turkey last year for shopping, tourism and real estate purchases considering this a record. He hailed the -Istanbul
Canada supports Syrian radio program in Jordan
The Embassy of Canada will be supporting Syrian refugees in Jordan through a radio training and broadcast program. The Ambassador of Canada, H.E. Peter MacDougall signed Thursday a grant to Community
Spain plans a major regional tourism project that includes Jordan
The Spanish government is planning a major tourism strategic project for the Middle East which will include Jordan, ambassador to Jordan Aranzazu Banon told the Cosmopolitan Rotary Club in Amman
EU offers small grants to encourage human rights media
The European Union will be supporting Jordanian NGOs to advance civil society through media by means of grants to local media organizations. Over the next two years, a total of 250,000 euros will be
Experts call on Media Commission to revisit draft broadcast regulation
Experts have called on the media commission to scrap a proposed draft licensing regulation and start anew. The recommendations came during a workshop conducted by the Community Media Network in
Needs over Nationality ..Sudanese Refugees are lost in Jordan’s Hierarchy of Aid
15 Sudanese women shuffle into an eight by six-meter cement room, setting up chairs and pulling out English exercise books. Their brightly colored scarves brighten the one windowed space and children