Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates pledged to increase their humanitarian aid, including money for teachers’ pay. It’s unclear, though, how the aid will be delivered.
A new online platform seeks to bring together United Arab Emirates research institutions to facilitate researchers’ access to devices they need. Egypt may follow suit.
New research shows that the digital currency has a large environmental impact, but not all experts agree that it is a cause for concern.
The agency serving Palestinian refugees across the Middle East is coping with a shortfall of funds after cuts in U.S. aid.
A Jordanian scientist believes archaeological discoveries could draw more tourists to his country. But he thinks support for the discoveries is weak.
Months of strikes and protests by students and professors who want better conditions and pay threaten to derail the academic year in both countries.
A young researcher has developed a device to reclaim salty water that’s wasted during the purification process and reuse it.
Students seeking advanced degrees say that tuition increases at public universities are pushing some of them to give up on their ambitions.
Some universities in the Middle East have added services based on Western models. Others offer no services at all.
Academic research in Yemen has been seriously threatened by the closure of many research centers and the lack of funding due to the war.