Welcome to Rescue
Our main objective is to help Jordanian, Lebanese and Iraqi (Kurdistan Region) Universities in structuring an effective response to refugees crisis.
We do believe education is a human right to be guaranteed to all people and our effort is directed toward it.
By creating the Refugee Student Operational Support Unit – R-SOS we will provide local Universities a fundamental tool in order to structure specific services supporting the refugee students in resuming their academic or training path.
A two days training was conducted by Dr. Anja Wipper and Mr. Peer-Olaf Kalis from the Technischen Universität Berlin for the staff of the three Jordanian Universities Yarmouk University, Al- Zaytouna University and Zarqa University). The training took place at AARU’s premises in Amman during 8-9 May 2008.
Under the Patronage of His Royal Highness Prince El Hassan Bin Talal, The Third International Conference on Refugees in the Middle East was organized by the Center for Refugee, Displaced and Forced Migration Studies at Yarmouk University under the title: (International Community, Opportunities and Challenges) in Amman during 14-15 March 2018…
Disseminating RESCUE at the 51st Session of the General Conference of the Association of Arab universities in Lebanon
RESCUE project was disseminated during the 51st Session of the General Conference of the Association of Arab universities which was held in Beirut, Lebanon during 3-5 April 2018 where more than 120 Arab University rectors and vice rectors attended. […]
The issue of refugee students has currently turned into one of our major concerns. The institutional response remains unfortunately timid and fuzzy in front of this new challenge, hence our helplessness. The universities have so far tried to provide their own solutions to the problem. Yet, these are either limited or inadequate as these are often mere replica of previous decisions […]
Disseminating RESCUE at the First Forum of the Federation of Russian and Arab University Rectors in Lebanon
RESCUE project was disseminated during the First Forum of the Federation of Russian and Arab University Rectors which was held in Beirut, Lebanon during 18-20 February 2018 and was attended by more than 100 Arab and Russian University rectors. This event was organized jointly by the Association of Arab Universities and the Russian Rectors Union […]