With two thirds of the Arab population under 30, a United Nations agency makes an urgent call for economic and political reform.
A female entrepreneur spotted a gap in the food market, and found a way to fill it, despite civil war. Can her success be repeated?
The U.K.-based Commonwealth Secretariat ranks Arab countries as doing fairly well on Arab educational development, compared to their international peers.
Fourteen Arab groups organized an online event to help explain evolution, but the event appears to have been a cyber-attack victim.
Libya’s civil war has slipped from the international limelight. Many of its universities are closed: Others are struggling to start the academic year.
The government program that supports thousands of Libyan students appears to be ending and is paying students and universities extremely erratically.
The fighting raging among Libyan armed factions is blocking the start of the academic year for many students.
As conflict arcs through a cluster of Arab countries, a whole generation may be sidelined from education.
Students and university administrators tell of delayed payments and poor screening of those receiving scholarships.
A meeting on Libyan universities revealed the difficulties they face as they recuperate from extended isolation.