Eng. Bara’ Asfour – the Assistant to the President of AAUP represented Arab American University to sign MoU with Mr. Nadeem Nashif- the Head of the Arab Center for the Advancement of Social Media that took place in the Main Campus of AAUP in Jenin
Both parties agreed on joint collaboration in the project of Digital Rights Ambassadors that is organized by the center and that includes trainings in the digital rights, the digital security, the digital education, stereotypes, hate speech through social media, documenting and reporting digital rights violations, planning and implementing digital advocacy campaigns, in addition to launching 5 digital campaigns implemented by students from 3 different Palestinian universities including Arab American University, and at the end of the project, a conference will be held.
Eng. Asfour and Mr. Nashif agreed on the importance of this collaboration and explained how this project will benefit the students, and emphasized that the role of universities is not limited to academic part only, as they discussed the importance of extracurricular activities as well.