Testimonial: "Eventually, I hope that in the near future, I would be able to translate the knowledge I have gotten here into an effective practice in Syria’s political life."


Testimonial: "let’s do a series of activities in refugee camps in “Jordan, Lebanon, and Turkey...."


Testimonial: "Aram’s enthusiastic tone reappeared in his phone calls, which relieved us even in our most stressful days...."


25 November 2015, Hotel Double Tree (Portugal)


"I’ve felt a duty to broaden my expertise and subsequently contribute to addressing the health crisis affecting my country.”


31 October 2015, Music Conservatory of Coimbra (Portugal)


Are you a 2nd , 3rd, 4th or 5th year Medical Student ?

Would you like to continue your Medical studies in Portugal ?


Tuesday, 06 October 2015 11:00

Rapid Response Mechanism for Higher Education in Emergencies

Rapid Response Mechanism for Higher Education in Emergencies



The failure to prioritize higher education in humanitarian response renders entire generations uneducated, developmentally disadvantaged, and unprepared to contribute to their society’s recovery.


It is proposed to set up a Rapid Response Mechanism for Higher Education in Emergencies in order to support Higher Education among refugees and displaced people.

How does it work?

The core component of this Rapid Response is a Global Fund for Higher Education in Emergencies.


Download and know more about why a Rapid Mechanism for Higher Education in Emergencies.



Tuesday, 06 October 2015 10:53

2014 Annual Report

2014 Annual Report


Download the 2014 Annual Report or contact us at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Thank you.



Tuesday, 06 October 2015 10:36

What Will Become of Syria's Students and Scholars?

What Will Become of Syria's Students and Scholars?



Press Article by Allan E. Goodman (President and Chief Executive Officer, Institute of International Education) and Jorge Sampaio (President of the Portuguese Republic from 1996 to 2006; Chairman of the Global Platform for Syrian Students).


Download article





16-17 December 2014, Brussels (Belgium)


1-2 June 2015, London (UK)


26-29 September 2015, New York (USA)


40 new Syrian Students resuming soon their Higher Education in Portugal!


30 September 2015, New York (USA)


28 September 2014, Brussels (Belgium)


Testimonial: "...they always told me how glad they are that I had the chance to continue my studies..."


Testimonial: "...it has inspired me to help others and to give back to the community..."


Testimonial: "This scholarship was not just a chance for us to complete our studies, but it was also a chance to feel we are still alive..."


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