Amman- Represented by the Faculty of Law, Middle East University signed a joint cooperation agreement with “Lawyers Without Borders Institutions”. The agreement aimed to improve the skills of the students at the legal and developmental level.
The agreement was signed by the Dean of the Faculty of Law Dr. Ahmed Al-Lozi and the Chief Executive of “Lawyers Without Borders Institution” the Lawyer Mr. Saddam Abu Azzam.
Dr. Al-Lozi said that the signing this agreement represents the keenness of MEU especially the Faculty of Law on improving the quality of education to raise the students' abilities in the legal field in line with the international and national standards of the protection and promotion of human rights.
The agreement included implementing joint projects to achieve the goals and objectives of the two sides. It also included preparing joint studies, reports and research, in addition to using joint experiences between the two sides to contribute to national dialogues and discussions related to human rights. It also called for exchanging experiences that aim at raising the efficiency of human resources and training students.
It is worth mentioning that “Lawyers Without Borders Institution” is a local community organization concerned with the protection and promotion of civil, political, social, economic and cultural rights, in accordance with the principles of justice, equality and the rule of law according to national priorities.
The Middle East University was founded in 2005 as a Graduate Studies University with twelve specializations. Towards the beginning of the academic year 2008-2009 the university opened twenty specializations for both Graduate and Undergraduate students with the ongoing growth in staff and students.