Georgetown in Qatar enters into framework deal with EAA

By Shilpa Annie Joseph, Official Reporter
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GUQ -EAA Partnership
Officials during the signing ceremony.

Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) and the Education Above All Foundation (EAA) have signed a framework agreement to enhance their partnership in promoting education and research.

The agreement solidifies the joint commitment to working collaboratively in order to address critical barriers to education across the globe.

The organizations’ shared commitment encompasses a wide spectrum of activities. The agreement will be focused on mentoring and nurturing the next generation of students through student engagement and internships, aiming to shape future leaders through practical, hands-on experience.

Furthermore, the partners will take part in the exchange of academic materials and knowledge, as well as jointly-designed specialized educational programs and courses tailored to ignite intellectual curiosity and foster academic excellence across disciplines.

Dr. Safwan Masri, Dean of GU-Q, said that, “Georgetown University in Qatar consistently champions education as a means of empowerment and path towards positive change. Our partnership with Education Above All seals our resolve to protect and uphold the right of every child to learn and thrive in a safe environment. This partnership comprises a multitude of joint initiatives of potential global impact in the field of education.”

Dr. Maleiha Malik, Executive Director of Protect Education in Insecurity and Conflict at EAA, stated that, “Protecting Education is a core priority for EAA Foundation. This partnership will enable the development, dissemination, and impact of policies that safeguard quality education for the most marginalized children and youth.”

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