The DAFI scholarship program administered by the UN Refugee Agency, which provides social and psychological support alongside academic awards, has grown 89 percent since 2015.
American-style democracies won’t emerge in the Middle East, a political scientist says. In a new book, he predicts shared power agreements among communities, or “communitocracies.”
The American University of Beirut’s City Debates conference reflects a growing conflict between city gentrification and citizens’ needs.
Iranian universities are reaching out to the Arab world but are silent about their motives, creating suspicion in many quarters.
With their ability to work severely restricted by their two closest Arab neighbors, many Syrian youth don’t see the point in education.
A program for the children of Syrian refugees tries to fill an educational gap in the Beqaa’ Valley.
Young Arabs face countless difficulties in trying to build a future, but contrary to many other reports a new study says most of them do not want to leave their countries.
With two thirds of the Arab population under 30, a United Nations agency makes an urgent call for economic and political reform.
Arab researchers in the social sciences have always faced intense government scrutiny. Now they say it’s getting worse.
The U.K.-based Commonwealth Secretariat ranks Arab countries as doing fairly well on Arab educational development, compared to their international peers.