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The United Nations figures point to 136,717 refugees registered with the organisation in Egypt.
Textual and visual representations of the Syrian refugee crisis have flooded international media outlets and the press releases of aid organisations since the Syrian uprising first erupted on March 2011.

January 14, 2015

Visiting professor at the faculty of Islamic Studies at HBKU in Doha, Neha Vora
Dr. Mehran Kamrava, Director of the Center for International and Regional Studies (CIRS) at GU-Q
11:07 GMT

Visiting professor at the faculty of Islamic Studies at HBKU in Doha, Neha Vora, was a guest speaker at a distinguished public lecture held at Georgetown University in Education City (GU-Q).

January 13, 2015

During the event
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A paper written by three students at The American University in Cairo (AUC) won the Best Paper Award at the 2014 International Conference of Computer Science and Engineering, World Congress on Engineering, Imperial College London.

January 12, 2015

Dr. Gerd Nonneman, dean of GU-Q
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From Thursday, January 8th to Sunday, January 11th, over 270 high school students representing 20 countries took part in intense diplomatic strategy and role playing sessions at Georgetown University in Qatar’s annual Model United Nations (MUN) conference.

Qatar Foundation
04:40 GMT

Residents of Qatar have called for enhancement of the available recycling facilities in the nation’s first ever e-survey investigating attitudes to sustainable living held by Qatar Green Building Council (QGBC).

January 11, 2015

Qatar Foundation
05:34 GMT

Qatar has set out a clear path for the transition from a carbon- to a knowledge-based economy through the Qatar National Vision 2030.

January 8, 2015

During the event
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Qatar Career Fair (QCF), a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, will host its first Winter Career Camp for Qatari nationals later this month.

January 7, 2015

GUQ men’s basketball team
10:29 GMT

Georgetown University in Qatar’s men’s basketball team, the GU-Q Hoyas were named the champions of the HBKU basketball tournament when they defeated the Northwestern and Carnegie Mellon team by a 44 to 40 score in the final game, bringing home the victory and 1st place trophy.

Cover of the new Golden Guide for Young Adults from Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation
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Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation Publishing (BQFP), a member of Qatar Foundation (QF), is pleased to announce the launch of the new volume of its Golden Guide for Children’s Books and the first ever Young Adult Golden Guide in the Middle East.

January 6, 2015

Qatar Foundation
08:19 GMT

Qatar National Library (QNL), a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, is beginning 2015 with another series of engaging educational activities including its debut appearance at the Doha International Book Fair 2015.

January 5, 2015

Akshay Pottathil, Director of the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Center
11:03 GMT

University of Dubai has announced plans to open its ‘Entrepreneurship and Innovation Center’ later this month.

Eton Institute
09:22 GMT

Eton Institute offers the ultimate flexibility to its community of learners with its enhanced online self-study language courses, providing unlimited access to over 60 languages, interactive learning and cultural understanding.

GEMS MySchool Hotline logo
08:59 GMT
(press release)

GEMS Education, the world’s leading provider of quality education has launched GEMS MySchool Hotline - the first ever customer care line dedicated to parents in the UAE.

January 4, 2015

During the event
12:00 GMT

Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) student, Salman Ahad Khan, beat out 60 other competitors to be named winner of the Student Poster Presentations Award, announced during the gala dinner of Qatar Foundation’s Annual Research Conference.

Qatar Foundation
05:41 GMT

The Research Center for Islamic Legislation and Ethics (CILE) is to host its next public lecture, ‘The Qura’n and Ethics: Concept and Approach’, on Tuesday 6th January.

December 30, 2014

It said as many as 232,000 women job seekers are holders of university degrees while 343,000 are holders of secondary school certificates.
23:19 GMT

More than 682,000 Saudi women job seekers have refused to accept private sector employment offered to them by the Labor Ministry’s Hafiz unemployment assistance program.