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Project on Democracy and Human Rights for Teachers and Students in Jordan Valley

Donor: Ministry of Political and Parliamentary Affairs (MOPPA)

Project budget: $58,000

Project duration: October 2009 – September 2010

Project geographic area: Jordan


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