Event Reports

Jordan at 100

Youth Essay and Photography Competition

To commemorate the long history of state and community-building, the Konrad Adenauer Foundation (KAS) and the West Asia-North Africa (WANA) Institute have launched the “100 Years of Jordan” competition. The competition aimed to convey what 100 years of Jordan means to Jordanians through submitting Arabic and English essays and photographs describing Jordan and its long history

On Wednesday 16th of May, the “100 Years of Jordan” competition main event was held at the Konrad Adenauer Foundation office in Sweifieh for the participants with their family and friends. The ceremony was to honor the winners and participants of each category to encourage them to move forward and develop Jordanian talents and voices.

Konrad Adenauer Foundation (KAS) is keen on encouraging youth on community engagement with society and to help talented Jordanian people, trying to bring a brighter future for Jordan within its second century.

You can find the winning essays of the following authors on the right side of the page:

100 Years of Jordan by Raghad Abu Halimeh

100 Years of Jordan-100 Years of Hospitality by Riyam Nashwan

100 Years of Jordan by Tariq Fadel

You can also find the winning photos submitted on the right side of the page by Shams Al Beshawi, Fares Zaqepah and Masa Mazen.

Contact Person

Bayan Al-Halawani

Bayan Al-Halawani

Office Manager

bayan.al-halawani@kas.de +962 6 5929777 ext.: 208
Fares Zaqepah
Shams_ Al-beshawi
Image by Masa Mazen