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.
Social scientists have traced the decline of the intricate social connections in Syrian society. They also recommend ways to restore them.
International organizations are supporting a cash-for-school attendance strategy to try to improve the proportion of refugee children in school.
As scholarship programs for refugee youth expand, the UN refugee agency and others are trying to make sure the programs do not place refugee youth at risk.
In the wake of the Turkish president’s referendum victory last month, the government is arresting and deporting Arab students.
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.”
Turkish universities in border regions are giving more secure jobs to Syrians academics who can teach refugee students in Arabic.
With their ability to work severely restricted by their two closest Arab neighbors, many Syrian youth don’t see the point in education.
Although it has accepted more Syrian refugees than any other country, Turkey’s labor market is closed to many of them.