Visiting Professors for Peace Program

The Visiting Professors for Peace Program (VPPP) arranges for international academic and other experts, politicians and officials to address university and other groupings in Canada. The program is designed to:

 
encourage the development of regional cooperation, modernization, civil society, and trade and investment;
 
facilitate international collaboration through an academically based model;
 
strengthen the link between Canada and the peace process in the Middle East

Visiting Professors for Peace:

May, 2004 - Professor Hillel Bercovier (The Hebrew University), Professor Wajih Owais (Jordan University of Science and Technology) and Professor Hani Abdeen (Al Quds University),

June, 2003 - Professor Ziad Elnasser, Dean of the Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences, Jordan University of Science and Technology Creating a culture of peace through Arab-Israeli academic cooperation

September, 2002 - Dr. Rivka Carmi, Dean of Medicine, Ben Gurion University of the Negev Prospects for Arab-Israeli Cooperation: The role for academic leadership

April, 2002 - His Royal Highness Prince Firas bin Raad of Jordan, Common interests in the Middle East: An optimistic look at the future, a realistic look at the present

October, 2001 - Professor Ziad Abdeen, Dean of Research, Al Quds University, Abu Dis Challenges in a difficult time: Israeli/Palestinian Cooperation

May, 1997 - Dr. Samuel S. Kottek, Friedenwald Professor of the History of Medicine, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem The Hippocratic Oath: The odyssey of medical ethics in Christian, Jewish and Muslim traditions

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