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Signature of a Grant Agreement for Utilization of a grant by the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development for Financing of Constructing and Equipping of Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Sabah Complex in the University of Al-Quds
A Grant Agreement was signed today in the city Amman, between the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development and Al-Quds University concerning the utilization of a Grant of US $ 2 million by the Fund to the University of Al-Quds for financing Constructing and Equipping of Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Sabah Complex in the University of Al-Quds.
The Agreement was signed on behalf of the Al-Quds University by the President Prof. Imad Abu Kishek , whereas Mr. Abdulwahab Al-Bader, Director-General of Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development signed the agreement on behalf of the Fund.
The project aims at increasing the capacity of the said University to enable it to absorb the increasing number of students requesting admission in the faculties of Health Science as well as to create a proper educational environment in the said faculties for students and academic and administrative staff.
The Project consists mainly of the following components:
- Construction of a new floor in the complex with a total area of 1400 Sq. meter, inclusive of all electro mechanical systems with a view of increasing lecture halls and offices for academic and administrative staff.
- Rehabilitation works in the existing complex with a total area of about 12,100 sq. meter, inclusive of civil, mechanical and electrical engineering works, including importation and erection of electric generators, rehabilitation of lighting networks and electric panels in the complex, rehabilitation of sanitary system inside and outside the complex with all ancillary items required for safe operation of the University building.
- Supply and erection of materials and educational equipment, including modern Information Technology Systems (I.T) as well as furniture for the University building.
- Consulting services for the preparation of design and tender documents as well as project's supervision