Headlines

Women experience in elections ‘positive’ overall — SIGI

AMMAN –– The overall experience of women in the latest elections, whether as voters or candidates, was “positive”, despite some shortcomings related to legal loopholes, according to a coalition tasked with monitoring the elections from a gender...
read more →

‘Diversity, meritocracy key criteria in selecting non-elected governorate councils members’

AMMAN — The appointment of non-elected members of governorate councils will take into consideration diversity and meritocracy, a senior official said Thursday.  Minister of State for Media Affairs and Government Spokesperson Mohammad Momani...
read more →

Local organisation raises awareness against animal abuse

AMMAN — Wassim Ghantous’ passion to rescue and nurture animals “made him a better person capable of understanding not only needs of animals but human beings as well”, he said in a recent interview with The Jordan Times. “I love animals, I grew up...
read more →

King condemns Barcelona terror attack

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah on Thursday condemned the terror attack in Barcelona, voicing solidarity with the Spanish people and government. In a cable sent to King Felipe VI of Spain, His Majesty expressed his “utter denunciation of this...
read more →
More News →

In Focus

King, US President discuss developments in Al Haram Al Sharif

LEARN more →

King: We will dedicate all efforts, resources of Jordanian state to ensure justice takes its course

LEARN more →

Israel’s reversal of Al-Aqsa actions imposed by firm stance, steadfastness of Palestinians: FM

LEARN more →

King, Palestinian president discuss Al Aqsa crisis

LEARN more →

King discusses Jerusalem in phone call with Israeli PM

LEARN more →

King Participates in Sun Valley Forum

LEARN more →

King meets senior US administration officials

LEARN more →

On the occasion of Jordan’s 71st Independence Day, the Embassy of Jordan will be closed today, Thursday May 25.

LEARN more →
As of August 2014, there are 1,400,384 Syrian refugees in Jordan

Politics and Reform

The National Resilience Plan

LEARN more →

Timeline of Political Reform

LEARN more →

Human Rights and Political Freedom

LEARN more →

Women in Political Life

LEARN more →

2013 Parliamentary Elections

LEARN more →

Discussion Papers

LEARN more →

The Embassy On Twitter

Embassy of Jordan Newsletter