Benjamin was previously editor of an online technology news magazine called The Connectivist, for which he executed a successful editorial strategy that expanded readership, established that publication within the technology world, and ensured high quality. Benjamin’s work has been published by Wired Magazine, CNN Health and Scientific American. He has a master’s degree in journalism from New York University with an advanced certificate in science, health and environmental reporting and a bachelor’s degree in biology from Imperial College, London.
Academics in the region are taking on FGM and providing much needed data to help combat the practice.
A recent report focuses on the views of refugee students and their use of technology.
Researcher says scholars should recognize the true origin of African sounds in Omani traditional music.
Save the Children study shows the scale of the problem and the need for psychological health care for refugee children.
When economic development clashes with archaeology, Manama could offer a model for other Arab countries.
Medical research that uses data from Arab patients results in better treatments for local populations.
Recent studies offer promising therapies, but finding enough professionals to deliver them is an uphill battle.
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.
A biologist is this year’s Qatar recipient of the L’Oréal-Unesco for Women in Science Middle East Fellowship award, for her research on microbiota.
Arab researchers in the social sciences have always faced intense government scrutiny. Now they say it’s getting worse.