Donor: Ministry of Political and Parliamentary Affairs (MOPPA)
Project budget: $58,000
Project duration: October 2009 – September 2010
Project geographic area: Jordan
Objective:The overall objective of this project is to enhance and spread awareness about democracy and human rights for the youth in local underprivileged communities in Jordan. The specific objectives are:
- To raise teachers and students awareness about democratic principles and human right.
- To promote the freedom of expression of teachers and students and create a proper atmosphere of dialogue among them.
- To allow students to voice out their concerns and interests to strengthen their future participation to the political, social and economic life.
- To introduce to teachers and students their rights and building their capacity and knowledge to enable them to protect these rights