Yemeni Friendship and Cooperation Association – Turkey Visits Sakarya University
March 28, 2019
Yesterday, Tuesday evening, Dr. Ahmed Al-Aqabi, Director of the Yemeni Friendship and Cooperation Association, accompanied by Dr. Abdul Majeed Al-Mikhlafi, Advisor of the Association and the former Minister of Education in Yemen, Mr. Hamza Al-Dais, Head of the Yemeni Students Union in Sakarya, and Mr. Tariq Toaiman, Coordinator of the visit, visited Sakarya University. During the visit, they met with the Rector of the University, Prof. Fateh Savashan, the Assistant Rector of the University and the Foreign Students Official at the University.
At the beginning of the meeting, Dr. Abdul Majeed Al-Mikhlafi thanked the University for its efforts exerted for the Yemeni students and providing 30 scholarships to the Association last year. He added that Sakarya University was the first university that provided scholarships for the Yemeni students in Turkey in general.
The Rector of the University welcomed the delegation of the Association and the Yemeni students in Sakarya University. During the meeting, they discussed the ways of cooperation between the University and the Association for the benefit of the Yemeni students in the academic aspect.
During the visit, Dr. Ahmed Al-Aqabi, Director of the Yemeni Friendship and Cooperation Association, reviewed the most important educational activities and programs provided to the Yemeni students inside Turkey.
It is worth noting that the Yemeni Friendship and Cooperation Association was granted new scholarships during this year and this will be declared soon after signing a protocol between the Association and the University in this regard.
At the end of the meeting, the Shield of Friendship and Cooperation was granted to the Rector of the University.