Edu4all Disability as Diversity
الإعاقة كتنوع: دمج الطلاب
ذوي الإعاقة في التعليم العالي
Edu4all Disability as Diversity

الإعاقة كتنوع: دمج الطلاب ذوي الإعاقة في التعليم العالي


The consortium is composed of three prestigious partners from three different countries in Europe on one side, i.e., one HEI from Greece, one HEI from Spain, and a specialized academic training firm from Germany. On the other side, five HEIs in the Middle East participate in the project, three of them are from Palestine and the remaining two are from Jordan. Additionally, one sustainability development partner from Palestine participates in the project. The Consortium is led by Palestine Technical University- Kadoori (PTUK) at Palestine.

المنظمات الشريكة

Palestine Technical University

Palestine Technical University Kadoorie (PTUK) is a leading governmental university, a hub for scientific research and a center for quality higher education. PTUK has always been committed to serving the Palestinian community and actively engaged in its sustainable development. Since its establishment, PTUK has been committed to the Education for All principle. Thus, Inclusive education and Disability support are its main objectives. PTUK aims at achieving equality in education for disabled students to enable them benefit from its academic programs, and services. “إظهار المزيد عن جاعمة فلسطين التقنية -خضوري”.

Contact : Dr. Eman Daraghmi, [Project Coordinator]

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (UoA) is the oldest and largest university in Greece, with 43 Departments, 2.104 members of Academic Staff and more than 64.800 students. The Department of Informatics and Telecommunications (participating in the project Edu4ALL with its Speech & Accessibility Laboratory) has 57 academic staff members, over 135 PhD candidates and 180 research associates. It is highly involved in numerous National and International funded research and development projects. “إظهار المزيد من جامعة كابوديستريان الوطنية في أثينا”.

Contact : Dr. Georgios Kouroupetroglou, [Project Coordinator]

University of the Basque Country

The University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU) is a teaching and research institution officially founded in 1980. The university employs over 7.500 people in 31 faculties and schools distributed in three different campuses, with more than 57.000 undergraduate and postgraduate students. The UPV/EHU has been recognised as an International Research Campus of Excellence by the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation (MICINN). Our courses catalogue consists of 67 Bachelor´s Degrees in all fields of knowledge. At postgraduate level, we offer 103 official master programmes, 44 professional & expert diplomas and 71 PhD programmes. “إظهار المزيد من جامعة إقليم الباسك”.

Contact : Dr. Nestor Garay Vitoria, [Project Coordinator]

irbid national university

Irbid National University (INU) was established in 1994 as a Non-Governmental Organization, it is a private university located in Irbid Governorate, far 75km north of Amman the capital of Jordan, Jordan. The INU has a comprehensive urban campus. The university includes six Faculties:

Contact : Dr. Ahmad Khasawneh, [Project Coordinator]

University of jordan

The University of Jordan (UJ) was establishedin 1962 and has become Jordan’s largest and most leading university. UJ offers more than 250 programs from 24 schools in various disciplines. About 94 of those programs are dedicated for BSc degrees while the remaining offer a wide variety of specialties in graduate study programs. UJ is a comprehensive university in terms of teaching both scientific and humanities fields of study. UJ graduates have exceeded 200 thousand and have a good employment reputation according to the QS World University Rankings in 2018. Since 2018, UJ is ranked among the worldwide top 601-650 universities. In the Arab world, UJ has been among the top ten universities since 2018. Recently, UJ achieved five stars according to the QS Stars University Ratings.“إظهار المزيد من الجامعة الأردنية”.

Contact : Dr. Ismail al-taharwa, [Project Coordinator]

Al-Ummah University collage

Al-Ummah  University College (UUC) was established in Jerualem in 1983 AD. It is located on the north of Jerusalem, on the main road between Jerusalem and Ramallah. 

It was established as a community until it was coverted to a university college in the year 2019, through the announcement of the Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Prof. Mahmoud Abu Mawais. in the college’s graduation ceremony at the time. It consists of a modern building that includes teaching halls, modern lectures, a theater, a conference and seminar hall, administrative offices, computer and information technology laboratories, graphic design laboratories, workshops, engineering, electrical, technical, and musical laboratories, ceremonies, scientific laboratories, a cafeteria, halls, playgrounds and sports arenas. The college now offers specializations in various fields according to the needs of the labor market and with a capacity of 600 seats. Hundreds of students graduated from the college in various disciplines, and the college will strengthen its relationship with the labor market by signing partnership agreements with major national companies in the private sector such as the Jerusalem Electricity Company and others.“إظهار المزيد من كلية الأمة الجامعية”.

Contact : Dr. Mohsen A.Qawasmi, [Project Coordinator]

Palestine Technical Collage - Dier El-Balah

Palestine Technical College (PTC) – Deir El-Balah is a leading governmental college that specializes in technical university education and it was established in 1993. Currently there are more than 1800 student enrolled in the college in 20 diploma programs and 7 B.Sc. programs. The main college campus is located at the city of Deir El-Balah in Gaza strip and it serves students from all over the Gaza Strip due to its central location in the strip. Recently, the college has opened a new branch campus in the north of Gaza City to realize its expansion plans. In the academic year 2018/2019, PTC employs around 220 full time employees of which 130 are academic staff and most of them hold either PhD or master degrees. Around 60% of newly enrolled students are females. The annual increment in enrollment is around 20%; however, due to the new branch opening, it is expected that the statistics of students and staff will grow rapidly in the coming years. “إظهار المزيد من كلية فلسطين التقنية”.

Contact : Dr. Ezzaldeen Edwan, [Project Coordinator]

Partners for Sustainable Development

مؤسسة شركاء في التنمية المستدامة هي مؤسسة محلية فلسطينية غير ربحية مسجلة في وزارة الداخلية تحت رقم .RA-22639-E تعمل المؤسسة في مجال التعليم والتنمية المجتمعية المستدامة.
تقوم مؤسسة شركاء في التنمية المستدامة بتنفيذ العديد من المشاريع التنموية والمجتمعية في فلسطين وتتمثل في مشاريع تنمية القدرات الشبابية وخلق الفرص، ومشاريع تمكين النساء اجتماعيا واقتصاديا في المناطق المهمشة،“إظهار المزيد من مؤسسة شركاء في التنمية المستدامة”

Contact : Eng. Jawad AbuOwn, , [Project Coordinator]

innovative technologies and education

Int@E UG is a  German firm which provides vocational training, training innovative computer  and medical technology, knowledge management, mobile learning, e-learning and software training,  collaborative research and innovation, quality assessment, organizational analysis and organizational development to help education institutions of all kinds achieve greater excellence, navigate change, Knowledge transfer and strengthen the University-Enterprise linkage,  and drive more powerful partnerships. Int@E UG experts have a long track record experience in supporting reform processes in the field of Higher Education in third countries including the participation in several EU Programs such as Tempus and Erasmus Plus “OPATEL ” MediTec ” and Job-JO.” إظهار المزيد من التقنيات المبتكرة والتعليم”.

Contact : Dr. Riyadh Qashi,  [Project Coordinator]