WSDG and Jordan’s ABCD Sign Strategic Cooperation Agreement

Waterloo Sustainable Development Group (WSDG) Chief Executive Officer Tarek AlFarra and Laith Al-Qassem, Chairman of Jordan’s Arabian Business Consultants for Development (ABCD) have signed a strategic Memorandum of Understanding that paves the way for cooperation in a multitude of sustainable development-related fields that include renewable energy, water management, agriculture, trade and economic development. The agreement, signed at ABCD’s headquarters in the Jordanian capital city, Amman, brings together two organizations with shared interests in the proliferation of modern and innovative sustainable technologies and practices and engaging in economic development. It also builds on the solid relations that exist between Canada and …

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WSDG Discusses Economic Development with Jordan’s Minister of State for Economic Affairs

Waterloo Sustainable Development Group CEO Tarek Alfarra met in Jordan with Minister of State for Economic Affairs Dr. Yusuf Mansur and discussed economic developmentĀ opportunities and steps taken by the Jordanian government to overcome challenges and achieve growth in a number of sectors. During the meeting, which took place at the Prime Ministry in the capital city of Amman, Minister Mansur discussed The Jordan Compact (signed between the EU and Jordan in February – effective since July 2016) which is a recent “holistic approach” reached between Jordan and the International Community to overcome the challenges posed by the Syrian Refugee Crisis. …

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