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.

 

News

Interviews with some Syrian students studying at zarqa university

The interviews took place at Edu-Syria corner on May/16/2018. Students are informed about the ongoing activities to open R-SOS unit. To help planning R-SOS activities, interviews are considered valuable tool to get students needs and expectations of the services to be offered.

Specific Local – IT Training at Beirut 14 – 16 May

Dr. Anja WIPPER and Dr. Peer-Olaf KALIS from Technische Universitaet Berlin conducted the training at the Lebanese University-Bureau of Foreign Languages where 5 staff of the R-SOS Units participated from the 3 Lebanese universities (Lebanese International University, The Holy Spirit of Kaslik and the Lebanese University).

Local Training – IT in Amman 8 – 9 May 2018

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.

Statement on the R-SOS unit – Prof. Dr. Rund A. Hammoudi

The University of Duhok has received over 1000 Refugees & IDPs Bachelor students since ISIS breakthrough in some city of Syria and Iraq. The UoD enrolled them in different Colleges and Departments. It is part of our academic and humanitarian commitment to support the Refugees & IDPs students academically to pass through their difficult time. […]

Partners

UNIMED, Mediterranean Universities Union, Italy
UNIROMA1, Università degli Studi di Roma "La Sapienza", Italy
TUB, Technische Universitaet Berlin, Germany
IAU, Istanbul Aydin University, Turkey
UB, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain
USEK, Holy Spirit University of Kaslik, Lebanon
LU, Lebanese University, LU
UoD, University of Duhok, Iraq
DPU, Duhok Polytecnic University, Iraq
AArU, Association of Arab Universities, Jordan
YU, Yarmouk University, Jordan
ZUJ, Al-Zaytoonah University of Jordan, Jordan
ZU, Zarqa University, Jordan