Participation In The World Bank Virtual Mission

15 - Oct - 2020

The Faculty of Engineering at the Islamic University of Gaza-IUG participated in the World Bank Virtual Mission that was held to follow up the work progress of QIF granted projects, discussing the challenges has been occurring due to COVID19 crisis. They also suggested some mitigation measures to cope with the Corona pandemic, discussing especially the feedback on E-learning and online trainings. 

The meeting, in addition, put forward the kinds of support the partners of the project have exerted to keep managing the  project' continuation during the current situation.

It’s Worthy to mention that in Novemebr2018, (IUG) has received a fund from the World Bank through the unit of Quality improvement at the ministry of Higher Education to implement the project, entitled ” Improving Engineers' Qualifications to meet the needs of the Labor Market in the Field of Energy and Smart Cities”. the project has been implemented in partnership with three local Palestinian institutions with a view to provide the Palestinian community in Gaza with a group of skilled engineers who are pioneers in smart city technologies related to ICT and smart grids.