Amman- 5 March 2019

On Sunday, February 17, 2019, The School of Applied Humanities and Languages (SAHL) in cooperation with the Consultation and Training Center (CTC) at the German-Jordanian University (GJU) welcomed the seventh batch of Professional Diploma students in the Social Work "Migration and Refugees" at School of Architecture and Built Environment.

The welcome meeting was attended by Prof. Christine Huth-Hildebrandt, the Director of CTC Dr. Omar Shubailat and the Head of Training Section Dr. Thelal Oweis. Where they gave speeches about the objectives of the program, the concepts associated with it and its importance in view of the changes and challenges facing Jordan because of the refugee crisis and way to deal with migrants and refugees.

Oweis stressed that the program is one of the most important programs between GJU and other partner universities and German organizations dealing with migration and refugee issues.

The Diploma focuses on addressing the challenges of refugees and migrants, provides an understanding of refugees and migrants in the context of conflict, social and political change, bringing together national, regional and international perspectives to include the current pressing issues of refugees.