The Faculty of Educational Sciences at Zarqa University, represented
by its Dean, Dr. Rida Al-Muwadia, and the faculty members participated in the
international conference "National Conference of Strategies for Childhood
and Juvenile. The conference was held in cooperation with the Public Security Directorate,
the Juvenile Police Department, and the International Penal Reform. The
conference was held in Amman, under the patronage of His Excellency
Mr. Samir Al-Mubaidin the Minister of Interior on behalf of the Prime Minster.
The opening ceremony was attended by the Director of Public
Security, Major General Fadal Al-Hamoud, and a number of university professors,
researchers, civil society organizations and international organizations
concerned in the juvenile justice sector.
Al- Mubaidin said in the inauguration ceremony that national plans
have been formulated in line with the best interests of the children, and in
coordination with the relevant authorities and in accordance with the current laws
and regulations, he also assured that the government and local and
international organizations offer all the possibilities and facilities for the
service of humanity in general, including the childhood
sector. Al- Mubaidin also added that the
Ministry gives the children's sector a great attention through its executive sectors
represented by the Public Security Directorate and its other departments.
The conference included several papers presented by researchers,
university professors, and representatives of different ministries, national
institutions, specialized in the juvenile justice sector. The Faculty of
Educational Sciences participated in the referring the research papers
presented to the conference. At the closing session, certificates of
participation and appreciation were awarded to participants from the Faculty on
behalf of the University.