Ashrawi Serves on Takreem Jury Board

RAMALLAH, June 11, 2013 (WAFA) – Hanan Ashrawi, member of the executive committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization and a lawmaker, has joined a number of international figures on the jury board of Takreem, a statement by Ashrawi’s office said Tuesday.

Takreem was founded by Ricardo Karam, a renowned media figure. It is an initiative committed to shaping a clear perception of Arabs broadly and to inspiring both present and future generations to contribute actively to advancement in all fields.

Following a thorough examination of the finalists’ files, Takreem jury board convened in Paris to agree on the laureates in the following fields: Humanitarian and Civic Services, Environmental Development and Sustainability, Scientific and Technological Achievement, Innovation in Education, Cultural Excellence, Arab Woman of the Year Award, Young Entrepreneurship, Outstanding Corporate Leadership and Exceptional International Contribution to Arab Society.

The announcement of the laureates will take place during Takreem awards ceremony to be held in November.

Source: WAFA News