He pointed out the role of HCST in ratifying the Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) policy, providing necessary funding for research and development (R&D) projects and directing R&D activities towards developmental priorities.
Shuraideh added that HCST is also entrusted with the establishment of research centers whenever needed.
In September 1995 HCST
faculty proposed an advisory council fusion.
year's award targeted educational institutions, according to HCST
secretary general Khaled Shraideh, who stated that 19 applicants representing 16 institutions across the Kingdom participated in the awards.
He highlighted the role of the HCST
in supporting the industrial sector and SMEs to build and develop the Jordanian scientific and technological base and achieve economic, social and cultural development goals.
Attending the opening ceremony were USAID officials and HCST
Addressing more than 200 scientists and researchers at the launch of the HCST
project, AoSetting Research Priorities in Jordan for the Coming 10 YearsAo, at Princess Sumaya University for Technology, he said, AoWe are looking forward to the day in which we witness networking between Jordan universities and all universities within the parameters of sound dialogue and proper appreciation of results.
The King's visit to HCST
yesterday was a key opportunity to get updated on his ideas aimed to address the rigorous development challenges facing the Kingdom, Prince Hassan told the Council's members during a meeting on Thursday.
Secretary General, Adel Tweisi who signed the agreement on Wednesday along with the WHO representative in Jordan Hashem Al-Zein said the study is distinguished and comprehensive as it uses a quantitative approach to gauge and assess the quality and performance of mental health services as well as the overall health system in the Kingdom.