Project Full Title: Strengthening University-Enterprise Linkages in Palestine
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Short Description

Main Objective

STEP is aims to contribute to the socio-economic development in Palestine by strengthening linkages between universities and enterprises in terms of cooperation and partnerships.

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Specific Objectives

• Creation of a nation-wide university-enterprise Network in Palestine as a well-founded dialogue platform for the sharing of experiences and good practice in university-enterprise cooperation.
• Capacity building for Palestinian universities from the West Bank and the Gaza Strip regarding managerial and strategic thinking to set up stronger and solid relations with local enterprises.
• Establishment and implementation of specialized Industry Liaison Offices (ILOs) to reinforce universities-enterprises collaboration at 5 Palestinian HEls from the West Bank and the Gaza Strip

Project Partners

- An-Najah National University.
- Islamic University of Gaza.
- University College of Applied Sciences .
- Palestine Polytechnic University.
- Hebron University.
- Nablus Chamber Of Commerce and Industry.
- Palestinian Chamber of Commerce-Gaza Governorates.
- Palestinian Ministry of Education and Higher Education. - University of Alicante.
- Leipzig University of Applied Sciences.
- Alma Mater Studiorum-Universita di Bologna.
- University College of Applied Sciences.
Ibrahim KhalafSTEP