Signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the Ministry of Labor and the Institute of Law at BZU

Within the framework of joint cooperation between the Institute of Law (IoL) at BZU and the PA's official institutions, the Palestinian Minister of the labor, Dr. Ahmad Majdalani and BZU President, Dr.. Khalil Hindi, signed on 17 February 17 2011, a MoU regarding the review of labor legislation and exchange of experiences in this area. The event was attended by the Vice President for Community Affairs, Dr. Munir Qazzaz, Director of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation in Ramallah, Mr. Felix Dan, and Dr. Ghassan Faramand Director of the IoL.

Dr. Hindi welcomed the Minister of Labour, valuing the efforts of the Ministry in cooperating with various sectors of society, emphasizing BZU's role in the community, pointing to the importance of the MoU that was signed between both parties.

Dr. Majdalani stated  that the signing of this MoU is a manifestation of the vital relationship between the two sides, being a product of joint work in various projects of interest to the Palestinian community.

Dr. Faramand pointed to the importance of this project, thanking the Ministry's  and IoL's staff for their efforts, and Konrad Adenauer Foundation for their support

It is noteworthy that the Institute of Law is implementing this year a project on labor legislation, in cooperation with the Palestinian Ministry of Labor, funded by Konrad Adenauer Foundation in Ramallah.