Lessons On Providing Higher Education To Refugees

Benjamin Plackett / 05 Apr 2017 / Resources

A recent report focuses on the views of refugee students and their use of technology.

Fact File: Syrians’ Work Rights in Nearby Countries

Rasha Faek / 25 Feb 2017 / Resources

Restrictions in Jordan, Lebanon and Turkey continue to limit Syrians’ ability to work legally.

Graphic: Applications Swamp Scholarships for Syrians

Al-Fanar Media Reporting Team / 04 Oct 2016 / Resources

Major scholarship programs for Syrian refugees are swamped with applications again this fall.

Fact File: Major Scholarship Programs for Syrians

Burton Bollag / 04 Oct 2016 / Resources

An at-a-glance summary of scholarship programs for Syrian refugee students.

Learning the Right Language is Key for Refugees

Benjamin Plackett / 04 Aug 2016 / Resources

For Syrian refugee students, the choice of which language to learn is key, and not always obvious, says a new report.

Bibliography on Syrian Refugees and Higher Education

/ 03 Dec 2015 / Resources

A comprehensive collection of reports, research and news articles on the subject of getting Syrian refugees into higher education.

New Numbers Demonstrate Need for Regional Scholarships

Al-Fanar Media Reporting Team / 10 Sep 2015 / Resources

The war in Syria turned many university students into refugees, who now need financial support for their studies.

Applicants Needed for Education-Journalism Program

Rasha Faek / 10 Apr 2014 / Resources

Al-Fanar Media is seeking 60 early and mid-career journalists to participate in a program aimed at improving education journalism in the Arab world.

An Arab “Learning Barometer” Sounds an Alarm

Sarah Lynch / 11 Feb 2014 / Resources

A report and an accompanying interactive tool reveal the lack of basic education in much of the Arab world.

A Survey of Public-University Professors’ Pay

Jabeen Bhatti, Janelle Dumalaon / 11 Jan 2014 / Resources

Al-Fanar Media has determined the approximate salary ranges for academics in 12 Arab countries.