Micro-Enterprise Bazaar

August 29, 2017 The Public Affairs Section of the American Consulate General in Jerusalem is pleased to invite participants to apply in the 8th Annual Women’s Micro-Enterprise Bazaar, which will be held on October 31- November 2, 2017 in Jerusalem. The Micro-Enterprise Bazaar seeks to encourage and promote innovative business ideas and entrepreneurship among Palestinian ...
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U.S. Consulate Helps Palestinian Law Students Shine on the International Stage, Invests in Palestinian Justice Sector

JERUSALEM – Over the last two days Palestinian law students from seven West Bank universities competed in Ramallah at the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition – the largest moot court competition in the world with over 550 participating universities in over 80 countries.  With support from the U.S. Consulate General in Jerusalem, ...
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American Consulate Celebrates International Education Week throughout the West Bank, Jerusalem, and Gaza

JERUSALEM – This week marks the 17th annual International Education Week (IEW), a worldwide initiative by the U.S. Department of Education and the U.S. Department of State to celebrate the importance of international education as a means of empowering young people. At an inaugural event on Monday, the U.S. Consulate General in Jerusalem and the ...
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Palestinian Women Entrepreneurs from Jerusalem, West Bank and Gaza Launch Seventh Annual Bazaar

JERUSALEM – On November 15, the American Consulate General launched the Seventh Annual Women’s Microenterprise Bazaar with an inaugural event and fashion presentationof the handmade products available for sale. The bazaar will be open to the public from November 16-17 at the Ambassador Hotel in Sheikh Jarrah, Jerusalem. It brings together Palestinian women artists, merchants, designers, and manufacturers ...
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Education Dialogue Enhances Bilateral U.S.-Palestinian Cooperation to Prepare Young Palestinians for the Workforce

Jerusalem – U.S. and Palestinian officials concluded the first ever U.S.-Palestinian Higher Education Dialogue, an initiative that invests in viable and robust partnerships between American and Palestinian institutions of higher education and the private sector to strengthen institutional capabilities, enhance educational opportunities for young Palestinians, and foster critical workforce skills. The U.S. delegation included Assistant ...
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1,200 Palestinian Students Graduate from the U.S. Consulate’s English-language Access Program

Over the last month, 1,261 Palestinian students from the West Bank, Jerusalem, and Gaza graduated from the U.S. Consulate General’s English Access Microscholarship Program – an 18-month program that empowers ambitious Palestinian students to improve their English and build skills for the future. The Access program, funded by the U.S. Department of State and administered ...
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