As crises escalate, so does the number of displaced scientists. But a precise overall count is elusive.
Eqbal Dauqan starts a new research and teaching career in northern Europe after losing hope of returning soon to her war-torn country.
New hardships and cuts in financial support have ended studies for some. The war “has killed our future,” one student said.
In territory held by the Iranian-supported rebels, the conflict has resulted in professors and classes that reflect the Houthi views.
Seven Arab countries show an increase in violence against schools, universities, students and staff in the past five years.
Non-communicable diseases associated with lifestyle and environment are on the rise, but disease patterns vary greatly by income levels and, in some cases, gender.
A documentary highlights the difficulties that refugee scientists face in trying to continue their careers in exile.
Academic research in Yemen has been seriously threatened by the closure of many research centers and the lack of funding due to the war.
The school is a stabilizing influence for some of the young refugees who have fled the fighting in Yemen.
An Al-Fanar Media survey of the quality assurance for higher education in 16 Arab countries found heavy regulation of the licensing of higher-education institutions but little in the way of follow up to monitor quality.