FM Deputy Dir.-Gen. to Attend Graduation Ceremony

(Communicated by the Foreign Ministry Spokesman)
December 10, 1997

Foreign Ministry Deputy Director-General for International Cooperation Haim Divon and Palestinian Authority Deputy Planning Minister Enis Al-Haq will tomorrow (Thursday), 11.12.97, attend the graduation ceremony for 30 Palestinians who have been participating in a seminar on "Young Leadership for Community Involvement," which was jointly sponsored by the Foreign Ministry Center for International Cooperation and the Histadrut’s International Institute. The ceremony will be held at 18:00 at the Histadrut International Institute at Beit Berl.

The seminar was held in the framework of the Center for International Cooperation’s programs for regional cooperation. Participants from Egypt, Jordan and the Palestinian Authority have attended programs on agriculture, education, business administration, health, community development and other fields. Approximately 600 Palestinians have participated in such courses in the past year, a significant increase over 1996.