• Subject : Abu-Ghazaleh Organization and JOHUD sign MoU
  • Date : 30-May-2011
  • Text :


    HRH Princess Basma, chairperson of the Jordan Hashemite Fund for Human Development (JOHUD) Board of Trustees and HE Senator Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, Chairman and CEO of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization (TAG-Org) discussed ways of cooperation in a special meeting held at JOHUD Headquarters.

    The meeting was attended by Ms. Salma Ateyya, JOHUD's director of Developmental Projects, Dr. Sawsan Al-Majali, deputy executive director of JOHUD, and a number of TAG-Org's directors.

    JOHUD and TAG-Org discussed issues of mutual cooperation, particularly in training and information technology used to develop the local communities by employing the competencies and potentials of both sides towards the achievement of the desired goals.
    The meeting was concluded with both sides signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the provision of JOHUD centers all over the country with computers, training grants for JOHUD staff working in areas of capacity building in local communities; and furnishing the training hall of Queen Zein Al-Sharaf Institute for Development (ZENID) of JOHUD with computers and equipment necessary for training in addition to establishing three refurbishment centers.
    The MoU also covers cooperation in the field of employment services of the youth through the database compiled by TAG-Org, and in holding voluntary guidance training sessions or workshops for local community members in addition to the mutual provision of support for community initiatives and national gatherings for the service of both sides.
    The cooperation agreement was signed by Mr. Salah Abu-Osbeh, executive director, on behalf of TAG-Org, and Ms. Salah Ateyya, JOHUD's director of Developmental Projects.