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20 Jan 2022
Al-Salem Participates in an International Meeting on the Role of Universities in Sustainable Development

Al-Salem Participates in an International Meeting on the Role of Universities in Sustainable Development


Jan. 19 ​.... The President of Jordan University of Science and Technology, Professor Kahled Al-Salem, participated in the virtual symposium via video conference organized by the United Nations Sustainable Development Association. The meeting shed the light on the contributions of major international universities in achieving the goals of sustainable development and the goals of Paris Climate Agreement.

During the Symposium, which was attended by the Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations, the Assistant President of the UNESCO, Universities' Presidents from Asia, Europe and the Middle East, and by ministers of education, planning, and foreign affairs from various European countries, Al-Salem reviewed the Jordanian role in the field of sustainable development and in achieving its economic, environmental and social goals, and how the Country of Jordan could turn the challenges into opportunities and success stories through its strategic plans and educational policies.