Despite the opportunities that vocational education can provide to support Gaza’s deteriorating economy, many challenges still hinder it.
To a greater extent than in any other Arab country, those who graduate from universities in Palestine struggle in the job market.
Evidence supports repurposing household wastewater for agricultural use, but not everyone likes the idea.
Academics in the region are taking on FGM and providing much needed data to help combat the practice.
With two thirds of the Arab population under 30, a United Nations agency makes an urgent call for economic and political reform.
Research with refugee children is scarce, but what research there is shows a strong need for early intervention, and a risk of perpetuating a cycle of violence.
Students in Palestine are surrounded by a weak economy with high unemployment and dwindling donor support. Rising tuition is the last straw for many.
The U.K.-based Commonwealth Secretariat ranks Arab countries as doing fairly well on Arab educational development, compared to their international peers.
A consortium of researchers who have studied young people in five Arab countries and Turkey find that young people place most of their confidence in their family network.
A labor action by Palestinian faculty members was halted after the education ministry indicated it would meet some of their demands.