New hardships and cuts in financial support have ended studies for some. The war “has killed our future,” one student said.
A faculty-student alliance at New York University charges its Abu Dhabi campus is still at high risk of forced-labor practices: A university report has a much more positive view.
Seven Arab countries show an increase in violence against schools, universities, students and staff in the past five years.
Some nations have made progress in limiting a practice that disrupts girls’ education. But traditionalists are pushing back.
A training and mentoring program helps make them better teachers and gives them new confidence.
Female genital mutilation is widely practiced in the nation. The government and local and international organizations are working to stop it.
A Jordanian academic looks into the reasons for the decline of university students’ political awareness and suggests academic solutions.
Freedom of speech is diminishing globally and Arab countries are leading this trend. But their citizens disagree as to whether fading freedom is a problem.
Displaced from their homeland, the girls are taking advantage of an opportunity to break with tradition and go to school.
In Lebanon, a university and a police force collaborate on a training program to improve the police response to domestic violence.