AAUP participated in a workshop held at the University of Evora in Portugal as part of the EU Governance Project, funded by the European Union "Erasmus Plus", that included partnership between ten Palestinian and European universities.
AAUP was represented by Dr. Muath Sabha, team leader, Dr. Amjad Ratrout, Dr. Nizam Diab, Dr. Ahmed Owais, Mr. Sami Awad, and Dr. Bashar Daraghmeh.
The participants discussed during the workshop their universities experiences regarding University Governance, and the workshop was accompanied by field visits to a number of facilities and centers of the University of Evora, including the Technological Center, the Faculty of Agriculture, and the Faculty of Ph.D, as they were able to explore the university’s experience in these fields.
AAUP delegation during the workshop assured the importance of adopting the outputs of the project through the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, also at the level of Palestinian universities. Where the last meeting will be held in Palestine at the beginning of October this year.
Furthermore, the Palestinian Ambassador to Portugal Dr. Nabil Abu Zneid, met with the participants and talked about the Palestinian-Portuguese relations and the Embassy activities in developing relations between Palestinian universities and Portuguese Universities.