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Saba' Arafat

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  • Country of residence: Palestine
  • Gender: Female
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Born in Nablus and educated in the Al-’Aishiyah and the Schmidt’s Girls School; teacher in Al-’Aishiyah school from 1941-48; enrolled at Exeter University, UK, majoring in English Language and Literature; received a BA from the University of London in 1953; worked as English Language teacher at the Teachers’ College in Ramallah from 1954-56; then served as consultant for the UNESCO on teaching English as a foreign language in Libya from 1956-60; continued her studies and received an MA in Education from Harvard University, US, in 1961; assistant in the Education Board of UNRWA in Amman; then Director of UNRWA in Jerusalem in 1964 and head of its education section in the West Bank from 1974; member, Board of Trustees member of Bethlehem University from 1975-78; Executive Committee member of the Council for Higher Education from 1976-85; Board of Trustees member of Birzeit University.


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