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AMMAN: Ayman Firwan is hoping to win a scholarship to complete his higher studies in business administration in Japan. Firwan, who was born and has lived all his life in the Husn refugee camp for Palestinian refugees — 100 kilometers north of Amman — was excited when he saw a public notice on the website of the Japanese embassy in Jordan. The call said that the ministry of education, culture, science and technology in Japan was making an offer to Palestinian refugees. Firwan is not the only person who has the potential to benefit from the support given by the Japanese government. The offer made by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) is part of a project called “Improving the living conditions of Palestinian refugees.” Full story

22 October