Building bridges of understanding through engagement with UAE, Qatar and Oman

Project Summary

7 September 2018

  • Sector: Building Cultural Understanding / Society and Culture
  • Country location: Oman, Qatar, United Arab Emirates
  • Grantee: University of South Australia

Project description

In this visit to Qatar, Oman and UAE, Professor Abdalla and colleagues aim to meet with education departments, NGOs, universities and cultural institutions to discuss educational collaborations of mutual interest. The visit will focus on intercultural understanding, promotion of Australia as a destination of study, and establish partnerships with academics and intellectuals.

Key dates

  • Meetings/discussions: Doha 13 – 17 Jan 2019
  • Meetings/discussions: UAE 18 – 20 Jan 2019
  • Meetings/discussions: Oman 21 – 23 Jan 2019
  • Council for Australian-Arab Relations grant offer: $10,000.
  • Total project value: $10,000.

Last Updated: 7 September 2018
Photo of a courtyard with a building in the background.
Credit: Ramila Chanisheff.