SCHOLARSHIPS FOR SYRIAN REFUGEES
Qatar Development Fund (QDF) announced the QatarLink Scholarship programme, worth one million Canadian Dollars, aimed at supporting Syrian refugees in Canada. QDF said in a statement that the initiative comes as part of Qatar's pledge made during the Syria Donors Conference held in London in February to provide $100 million for Syrian refugees. The programme will help Syrian refugees residing in Canada to earn necessary skills that will pave the way for a secure and stable future for them and their families. The academic and training activities to be provided by the programme will play a key role in human development process for the Syrian refugees, the statement said.