A Norwegian project to hold a refugee’s academic history in a single document and to simplify admission to higher education in host countries is catching on.
Refugees are acting as docents and participating in intercultural workshops in some of Berlin’s most prominent museums.
As the Iraqi-led coalition takes back territory, liberated universities are trying to serve students again.
Thousands of books are donated to rebuild the library of the University of Mosul, in Iraq.
Academics in the region are taking on FGM and providing much needed data to help combat the practice.
In newly-liberated areas, archaeologists have begun assessing the damage done to sites of ancient Iraqi heritage and planning their future.
Iranian universities are reaching out to the Arab world but are silent about their motives, creating suspicion in many quarters.
Grassroots and government initiatives hope to spread a culture of reading in the Arab region.
The president’s executive order has provoked criticism from U.S. academics, but little debate in the Arab world.
Awarding symbolic doctorates to political rulers has a long and controversial history at Arab Universities.