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September 21, 2020

Education Ministry, UNICEF launch ‘Learning Bridges’ to help 1 million children recover learning in Jordan

The Ministry of Education on Sunday launched Learning Bridges programme, an innovative blended learning programme, supported by UNICEF, to help one...
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September 21, 2020

MIRRA, UNICEF join hands to improve wastewater treatment, reuse

Being one of the driest countries in the world, Jordan faces many pressing environmental difficulties.   Water scarcity affects every...
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September 21, 2020

Hashemite Charity Organisation dispatches medical aid to Palestine

The Jordan Hashemite Charity Organisation (JHCO) on Sunday dispatched a medical aid convoy to the West Bank in coordination with the Palestinian...
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September 21, 2020

Jordanian Scientist wins UNHCR Nansen Middle East, North Africa Award

Dr Rana Dajani, a Jordanian scientist and founder of local organization ‘We Love Reading’ won Monday the year’s UNHCR Nansen Award for the Middle...
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September 21, 2020

Prince Hassan calls for establishing water-energy-food nexus in Arab region

HRH Prince Hassan, chairman of the Higher Council for Science and Technology, has called for formulating a “realistic proposal” that includes the...
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September 21, 2020

Endeavor Catalyst closes Fund III at $134m with participation from ISSF

Endeavor Catalyst closed its 3rd Fund “Endeavor Catalyst III” with $134 million, of which $2 million came from Jordan’s Innovative Startups and SMEs...
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September 21, 2020

All-Jordanian specialized teams develop two ventilator models

Two specialised all-Jordanian teams have developed the prototypes of two “top-notch” ventilator models in line with the international standards,...
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September 17, 2020

In virus crisis lies Jordan’s opportunity to become self-reliant — PM

The difficult phase that the entire world is going through due to the COVID-19 pandemic is “an opportunity” for Jordan to achieve self-reliance,...
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September 17, 2020

Airport arrivals only to undergo 7-day home-quarantine as of September 23 — Transport minister

The government has decided to do away with the institutional quarantine for airport arrivals to the Kingdom and will enforce a seven-day home...
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September 17, 2020

UNICEF donates ventilators to support national COVID-19 response

UNICEF has donated 40 ventilators to the Ministry of Health in support of Jordan’s national response to COVID-19.   During the handover...
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