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Strengthening of academic and cultural ties with Gulf states

Professor Mohamad Abdalla from the University of South Australia travelled to the United Arab Emirates, Qatar and Oman to promote opportunities for academic cooperation between Australia and the Arab Region.

During his visit, Professor Abdalla established a number of partnerships between Australian and Arab universities creating ongoing arrangements for intellectual and cultural engagement. He also promoted the many educational opportunities for Arab students available in Australia.

Four people posing for a photo.
Professor Mohamad Abdalla (left) Deputy Head of Mission to the United Arab Emirates Julie Shams with Dr Zahra Saeed Baalawi, Division Manager, Policy, Planning & Performance Management, and Professor Dobson at the Department of Higher Education and Knowledge, Abu Dhabi. Photo Credit: Ramila Chanisheff (CITE Centre Manager).
Last Updated: 10 September 2018
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